Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.366a
Date: 
1917
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 38.2mm (1 1/2 in.)
Description: 
Copper struck medal with obverse showing eye under clouds with rays and stars around block topped by flame; legend: "CONFEDERATION". Reverse legend: "STRUCK TO COMMEMORATE THE VISIT TO THE UNITED STATES OF OFFICIALS OF OUR ALLIES/ M. RENE VIVIANI,/ MARSHAL JOFFRE,/ VICE-ADMIRAL CHOCHEPRAT,/ HON. A.J. BALFOUR,/ MAJ. GEN. BRIDGES,/ VICE-ADMIRAL DE CHAIR,/ LORD CUNLIFFE./ 1917"
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group