Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.311
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
diameter: 31.8mm (1 1/4 in.)
Marks: 
Reverse at bottom: "WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. NEWARK N.J."
Description: 
Silver struck medal with obverse showing image of steamship navigating river, flanked by dates "1809" and "1909", with clothed left-facing bust of Robert Fulton above; legend: "ROBERT FULTON/CLAREMONT." Reverse depicts elevation of building with arched windows; inscription: "FULTON NATIONAL BANK/LANCASTER, PA."
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group