Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.223
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Brass, paint
Dimensions: 
diameter: 25.5mm (1 in.)
Description: 
Brass uniface medal with rope border and ship at sea colored with paint, within ornate cartouche; legend: "BATTLESHIP/ MAINE." Reverse shows vestiges of fittings.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group