Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.139a
Date: 
1893
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 37.8mm (1 1/2 in.)
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing right facing hatted bust-length portrait of Columbus; legend: "CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS 1492". Reverse shows "SOUVENIR" in script at center; legend: "NEBRASKA STATE FAIR LINCOLN 1893"
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group