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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.209
Date: 
1863
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 19.5mm (3/4 in.)
Description: 
Copper struck medalet with obverse showing iron clad at center; legend: "OUR LITTLE MONITOR." Reverse shows date "1863" within oak and laurel wreath, anchor above, crossed cannon below.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group