Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.78
Date: 
1893
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 18.1mm (11/16 in.)
Marks: 
On stud backing affixed to reverse: "PAT. FEB. 7. 1893."
Description: 
White metal struck uniface medalet showing front-facing head of Columbus; legend: "CHICAGO/ *1492 - 1893*". Stud backing affixed to reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group