Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.108
Date: 
1892-1893
Medium: 
Aluminum
Dimensions: 
diameter: 31.5mm (1 1/4 in.)
Description: 
Aluminum struck medal with obverse showing right front-facing bareheaded bust-length portrait of Columbus with ruff; legend: "1492 COLUMBUS 1892/ 2193 THIRD AVENUE, NEW YORK/ WINE & LIQUOR WAREHOUSE.” Reverse shows eagle on globe and "TRADE MARK" beneath wings; legend: "SPECIAL AGENTS FOR/ MAX STINER & COs./ CELEBRATED/ WINES & LIQUORS."
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group