Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.224
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 18.7mm (3/4 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck medalet with obverse showing battleship at sea; legend: "REMEMBER/ THE MAINE." Reverse shows flag of Cuba; legend: "CUBA/ MUST BE FREE". Hole punched 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