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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.24
Date: 
1892
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 13.6mm (9/16 in.)
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing right-facing bust-length portrait of Columbus and legend "COLUMBUS 1492-1892." Reverse shows Columbus holding flag with group of figures; banners visible. Legend in exerg.: "LANDING."
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group