Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.156
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
diameter: 30.5mm (1 3/16 in.)
Description: 
Silver struck medal with obverse showing right-facing hatted bust-length portrait of Columbus; legend "CRISTOFOR COLOMBO/ 1492 - 1892." Reverse blank with laurel border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group