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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.239
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 16.6mm (5/8 in.)
Description: 
Bronze struck medalet with obverse showing right-facing bust-length portrait of Dewey; legend: "ADMIRAL GEO. DEWEY". Reverse legend: "MANILA BAY/ MAY 1./ 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