Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.159
Date: 
1912
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
diameter: 37.8mm (1 1/2 in.)
Description: 
Silver struck medal with obverse showing left front facing bare-headed bust-length portrait of Columbus with ruff; legend: REPUBLICA DE NICARAGUA/ * * 1912 * * ". Reverse shows sun at left with rays over five mountaintops; legend: "EN DIOS CONFIAMOS/ UN CORDOBA."
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group