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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.38
Date: 
1892-1893
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 25.5mm (1 in.)
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing conjoined busts of Washington, Lincoln, and Grant; legend: "FATHER SAVIOUR DEFENDER." Reverse shows bust-length portrait of Columbus in ruff and beard; legend "COLUMBUS 1492-1892"
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group