Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.299
Date: 
1907
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 34mm (1 5/16 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck medal with obverse showing left-facing profile of Pocahontas; legend: "TER-CENTENNIAL.OF.THE.SETTLEMENT.OF.JAMESTOWN/1607-1907". Reverse shows sailing ship at sea with smaller ship in background; legend: "LANDING OF EXPEDITION UNDER CAPTN JOHN SMITH/MAY 13, 1607".
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group