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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.245
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Medal
Dimensions: 
height and width: 69.9 x 53.1mm (2 3/4 x 2 1/16 in.)
Marks: 
Reverse: "PATENT/ appLed. For".
Description: 
Metal molded uniface open work medal in wreath-shape enclosing outline right front-facing bust-length portrait of Dewey atop eagle over base of anchor. Loop fused to top.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group