Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.322
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Gilded metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 38.7mm (1 1/2 in.)
Marks: 
Reverse at bottom: "R C WALTER & SONS/ N.Y."
Description: 
Gilded metal struck medal with obverse showing sailing ship at sea; legend: "THE HUDSON FULTON CELEBRATION 1609 1909/ THE/ HALF MOON." Reverse legend: "SOUVENIR/ FROM/ MAX SCHWARZ/ 3D AVE. AND 57TH ST./ ALSO 733 B'WAY". Slot hanger fused to top.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group