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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.77
Date: 
1893
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 24.2mm (15/16 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck medalet with obverse showing right-facing bare-headed bust-length portrait of Columbus; legend: "WORLD'S COLUMBIAN/ EXPOSITION." Reverse legend: "STRUCK IN THE CANADIAN COURT/ TO/ COMMEMORATE/ THE/ WORLD'S/ FAIR/ CHICAGO, 1893."
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group