Souvenir medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.347
Date: 
1912
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 36.1mm (1 7/16 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck medal with obverse showing three battleships at sea; legend: "SOUVENIR. MOBILIZATION & ENTERTAINMENT OF/U.S. NAVAL FLEET"; in exerg.: "OCT. 1912/NEW YORK". Reverse shows eagle clutching flags with stars in background. Loops fused at top right and left.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group