Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.361a
Date: 
1913
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 41.2mm (1 5/8 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck medal with obverse showing battleships at rear with rowboat in foreground; legend: PERRY TRANSFERRING FLAG". Reverse shows hand with heart between tent opening flanked by "IO/ OF" over crooks and chain links containing "F H C"; legend: "84TH ANNUAL SESSION GR. ENCAMPMENT & DEPT. COUNCIL/ ERIE, PA. 1913". Slot hanger fused to 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