Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.242
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 20.5mm (13/16 in.)
Description: 
White metal molded uniface medalet showing right-facing bust-length portrait of Dewey; legend: "THE MAINE FEB. 15, 1898/ MAY 1, 1898". Reverse shows partial soldered attachment.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group