Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.145
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 24mm (15/16 in.)
Description: 
Copper struck medalet with obverse showing left-facing bare headed bust-length portrait of Columbus as seen from behind; legend: "CRISTOBAL COLON' with branck following. Reverse legend in center: "RECUERDO/ DEL 4 0/ CENTENARIO/ 1892"; around edge: "LICOR BREA MUNERA/ BARCELONA"
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group