diameter: 70.2mm (2 3/4 in.)
Obverse below bust: "L: GER. LAUER. NURNBERG"
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing left facing bust-length portrait of Columbus with legend: "CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS DISCOVERER OF AMERICA". Reverse shows crowned female figure seated atop globe with scepter; legend: "IN COMMEMORATION OF THE WORLD's COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION" 1893
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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