Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.336
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
height and width: 58.6 x 33.2mm (2 5/16 x 1 5/16 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck uniface shield-shaped medal topped by half moon with legend "SOUVENIR" below cartouche with dates: "1609 1807". At center sailing ship on river labeled "HALVE MAENE" below festoons labeled "HUDSON FULTON CELEBRATION" and cartouche at bottom containing "NEW YORK/ 1909". Slot hanger fused at 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