Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.335
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
height and width: 31.6 x 27.4mm (1 1/4 x 1 1/16 in.)
Marks: 
Reverse center: "SCHWAAB S. & S. CO/ MILWAUKEE".
Description: 
Brass struck heart-shaped uniface medal showing bust-length portraits of Hudson (left, in ruff) and Fulton (right) in ovals flanking sailing ship and steam ships over dates "1609" "1807".; legend: "HUDSON-FULTON/ CELEBRATION/ NEW YORK/ 1909". Loop fused to top center.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group