Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.26
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 38.2mm (1 1/2 in.)
Description: 
White metal struck medal with obverse showing right-facing profile bust of Columbus with legend "COLUMBUS 1492-1892"..Obverse shows eagle surmounting flag between points of five-pointed star with figures in central circle. Legend: "FRATERNITY CHARITY LOYALTY 1861 1865." Hole punched at top.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group