Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.140
Date: 
1800-1899
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
diameter: 32.4mm (1 1/4 in.)
Description: 
Silver struck medal with obverse showing American flag against backdrop with letters "MR" at left and "AT" below; legend inscribed in script: "Liberty Independent [sic] Washington for Ever..." Reverse shows man ("IF") and woman ("CM") in center; legend: "IN MEMORY OF HER I LOVE BEST." 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