diameter: 28.6mm (1 1/8 in.)
Brass struck medal with obverse showing figure on beach with flag surrounded by other figures within border of stars; in exergue.: "1492." Reverse shows eagle in center with legend above: "WORLD'S COLUMBIAN/ EXPOSITION" and below: "CHICAGO/ 1893." Loop fused to top.
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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