Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.327
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
height and width: 42.2 x 38.2mm (1 11/16 x 1 1/2 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck uniface medal showing sailing ship at top separated by coiled rope from steam ship at bottom; legend: "THE/HALF MOON/ CLERMONT/ HUDSON-FULTON CELEBRATION, NEW YORK, 1909". Holes punched 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