diameter: 39.7mm (1 9/16 in.)
Brass struck medal with obverse showing right-facing bare headed bust-length portrait of Columbus (features blurred); legend: "400TH ANNIVERSARY/ 1492-1892". Reverse legend: "CELEBRATION/ OF/ DISCOVERY/ OF/ AMERICA./ NEW HAVEN/ OCT.11TH 1892." Housing for loop fused to top, not pierced.
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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