Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.325
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
height and width: 42.4 x 66.5mm (1 11/16 x 2 5/8 in.)
Description: 
Copper struck uniface medal consisting of two oblongs containing portraits in rope border joined at top and center with bars. Left shows left front-facing bust-length portrait of Hudson in ruff; legend: 1609 1909/ HENDRYK HUDSON"; right shows right-facing bust-length profile of Fulton; legend: "1807 1909/ ROBERT FULTON".
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group