diameter: 35.5mm (1 3/8 in.)
Copper struck medal with obverse showing left facing bare headed bust-length profile of Columbus seen from back; legend: "THE WORLD'S COLUMBIAN EXPOSITION/ CHICAGO 1893." Reverse shows building with shore and water in foreground; in exergue.: THE FISHERIES BUILDING/ 200 X 1100 FEET./ COST $200,000"
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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