diameter: 73.3mm (2 7/8 in.)
Below reverse legend: "L.D. NIMSCHKE BROOKLYN, N.Y.
Tin molded two-part medal with obverse showing right-facing portrait-length bust of hatted Columbus with legend "CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS." Reverse with beaded border around legend: "IN/ COMMEMORATION/ OF THE/ FOUR HUNDREDTH/ ANNIVERSARY/OF THE/ DISCOVERY OF AMERICA/ OCTOBER 12th/ 1492-1892."
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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