diameter: 37.9mm (1 1/2 in.)
White metal struck medal with obverse showing right-facing bust-length portrait of Columbus and legend "COLUMBUS 1492-1892." Reverse shows Columbus holding flag with group of figures; banners visible. Legend in exerg.: "LANDING OF/ COLUMBUS." Hole punched at top.
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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