diameter: 26.9mm (1 1/16 in.)
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing building in background with sea and boats in foreground; legend: "WORLD'S COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION”; in exergue.: "MANUFACTURES AND LIBERAL ARTS BUILDING." Obverse shows left-facing bust-length portrait of Columbus as seen from behind with oak leaves after legend: "CRISTOBAL COLON." Loop fused to top with ring hanger.
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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