diameter: 31.7mm (1 1/4 in.)
Copper struck medal with obverse showing battle at sea; legend: "WE HAVE MET THE ENEMY AND THEY ARE OURS/ OLIVER H. PERRY"; in exerg.: SEPT.10, 1813". Reverse shows building at center with laurel wreath and anchor at bottom; legend: "ERIE CENTENNIAL". Hole punched at top.
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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