Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.264
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 24.6mm (15/16 in.)
Description: 
Bronze struck medalet with obverse showing right front-facing bust-length portrait of Dewey; in exerg.: "DEWEY". Reverse shows battleship at sea; in exerg.: "OLYMPIA". 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