diameter: 38.2mm (1 1/2 in.)
White metal struck medal with obverse showing kneeling figure with flag on beach surrounded by other figures and two ships at sea in background; legend: "COLUMBUS DISCOVERING AMERICA/ 1492." Reverse shows Statue of Liberty in background, battleship with flags in middle ground, sailor at left foreground, soldier at right foreground. Hole punched in top.
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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