Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.320
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
height and width: 35.6 x 32.4mm (1 3/8 x 1 1/4 in.)
Marks: 
Reverse center: "SCHWAAB S. & S. CO./ MILWAUKEE"
Description: 
Brass struck uniface shield-shaped medal showing bust-length portraits of Hudson (left, in ruff) and Fulton (right) flanking ships at sea bordered by laurel wreath and bow at bottom; legend: "HUDSON-FULTON/ CELEBRATION/ 1609 1807/ NEW YORK/ SEPT. 25 - OCT . 2/ 1909". Loops fused at top left and right.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group