Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.284
Date: 
1898
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 29.3mm (1 1/8 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck medal with obverse showing right-facing bust-length portrait at center top, with two others below, above "OUR HEROES"; legend: "32ND NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT G.A.R. 1898."/ CINCINNATI, O." Reverse (stamped upside down) shows wreath encircling legend: "32ND/ NATIONAL/ ENCAMPMENT/ G.A.R./ SEP 5-10. 1898./ CINCINNATI, O." Hole punched at obverse top/reverse bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group