Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.114
Date: 
1907
Medium: 
Lead
Dimensions: 
diameter: 30.6mm (1 3/16 in.)
Description: 
Lead struck medal with obverse showing sailing ship at sea with two in background; legend: "COLUMBUS IN SIGHT OF THE NEW WORLD"; in exergue.: "THE SANTA MARIA". Reverse legend: "COMMEMORATING/ JAMESTOWN/ TER-CENTENNIAL/ EXPOSITION/ 1607-1907/ THOMAS L. ELDER/ COIN DEALER/ 32 E. 23D. ST./ N.Y. CITY."
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group