Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.101b
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
height and width: 44.8 x 32.1mm (1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck shield-shaped uniface medal showing, within oval boundary, figures holding flags and a cross; legend: "400TH ANNIVERSARY/ DISCOVERY OF AMERICA/ OCT. 1892." Loop fused at top.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group