Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.273a
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Gold-finished metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 28.6mm (1 1/8 in.)
Marks: 
Obverse below left portrait: "W. & H. CO. NEWARK , N.J."
Description: 
Gold-finished metal struck medal with obverse showing right-facing bust-length profile of Dewey; legend: "ADMIRAL GEORGE DEWEY." Reverse legend: "THE HOPKINS CO. INC./ CLOTHIERS/ AND/ TAILORS/ 206 S. SALINA ST./ SYRACUSE".
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group