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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.103
Date: 
1892-1893
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 35.2mm (1 3/8 in.)
Description: 
White metal struck medal with obverse showing left-facing bearded bare headed bust-length portrait of Columbus with ruff; legend: "WORLD'S FAIR * SOUVENIR/ 1492 * 1892". Reverse legend: "J. T. ALEXANDER/ DRY GOODS,/ CLOTHING,/ CARPETS,/ SHOES, HATS &c./ MADISONVILLE, KY."
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group