diameter: 28.3mm (1 1/8 in.)
Brass struck medal with obverse showing right-facing bust-length portrait of Dewey; legend: "NEW YORK CELEBRATION/ RETURN OF/ ADMIRAL GEO. W. DEWEY/ SEPT./ 28-30/ 1898; reverse shows arch; legend: "TRIUMPHAL ARCH". Loop fused to top.
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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