Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.227
Date: 
1898
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
height and width: 35.1 x 34.1mm (1 3/8 x 1 5/16 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck keystone-shaped uniface medal showing battleship in center labeled "MAINE/ FEB. 15 1898"; legend: "PHILADELPHIA/ PEACE JUBILEE/ OCT. 25, 26, 27, 1898/ PROTOCOL SIGNED/ AUG. 12, 1898". 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