Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.149
Date: 
1900
Medium: 
Gold
Dimensions: 
diameter: 13.9mm (9/16 in.)
Description: 
Gold struck medalet with obverse showing shield; legend: "REPUBLICA DE COSTA RICA/ 1900." Reverse shows right-facing bare headed bust-length portrait of Columbus; legend: "America Central/ LOS COLONES."
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group