Jamestown Tercentennial Exposition Commemorative Medal
diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.3 cm )
inscription: edge, lower center: "TIFFANY & CO."
Gilt bronze struck medal with obverse showing two figures of Native Americans observing approaching sailing ship; legend: "JAMESTOWN./TERCENTENNIAL./EXPOSITION./MCMVII." Reverse bears inscription: "COMMEMORATING/THE.FIRST/PERMANENT. SETTLEMENT/OF. ENGLISH. SPEAKING/PEOPLE. IN. AMERICA /AWARDED TO/HUDSON RIVER DAY LINE [on decorative tablet]"; exposition pavilion below, all surrounded by wreath of laurel and corn with eagle.
Gift of the Hudson River Day Line
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