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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.225
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 30.8mm (1 3/16 in.)
Description: 
Brass struck medal with obverse legend: "REMEMBER/ THE/ MAINE/ DESIGNED FOR THE/ WORLD'S FAIR/ ST. LOUIS, MO./ 1904". Reverse legend: "THE BRASS IN THIS/ BELL/ WAS RECOVERED FROM/ THE WRECK OF THE/ MAINE/ DESTROYED IN/ HAVANA HARBOR/ FEB. 15 1898"
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group