Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.261
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 18.8mm (3/4 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck medalet with obverse showing right-front-facing head of Dewey. Reverse shows battleship at sea; legend: "DEWEY'S FLAG-SHIP"; in exerg.: "OLYMPIA". Hole pierced 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