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Souvenir Pin with Pendant Medal

Object Number: 
1945.440
Date: 
ca. 1812
Description: 
Gold-colored. Pin in the shape of a ship, with medal suspended by two rings. Medal depicts three ships and is inscribed: "SOUVENIR. MOBILIZATION & ENTERTAINMENT OF/U.S. NAVAL FLEET.OCT. 1912/NEW YORK". Reverse of medal depicts eagle with flags.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group