Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.102
Date: 
1492
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 25.5mm (1 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck medal with obverse showing right-front facing bare headed bust-length portrait of Columbus; legend: COLUMBUS 1492-1892." Reverse shows boy with hoop and stick above "316/ MARKET ST"; legend: "NEW YORK CLOTHING HOUSE/ WIL. DEL." Hole punched 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