Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.62
Date: 
1892-1893
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 50.9mm (2 in.)
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing left profile bust-length portrait of Columbus with laurel wreath; legend "CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS 1492"; reverse legend: "RINGGOLD BAND CONCERT/ ASSEMBLY/ BUILDING/ SATURDAY/ JULY 1ST/ AFTERNOON/ AND/ EVENING". Loop integral 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