diameter: 45.7mm (1 13/16 in.)
Below bust at right "H. ZEARIN".
Silver struck medal with obverse showing right-facing hatted bust-length portrait of Columbus; legend: "1492 . CHRISTOPHER COLVMBVS. 1892 & 3" Reverse showing Santa Maria headed left; legend: "1892 DISCOVERY OF AMERICA 1492"; in exerg.: "WORLDS COLVMBIAN EXPOSITION CHICAGO FOVRTH CENTENNIAL." Loop fused to top with hanger ring.
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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