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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.270
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Bronze, brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 44.4mm (1 3/4 in.)
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing right-facing bust-length profile of Dewey; legend in script: "George Dewey". Reverse shows battleship at sea. Detachable brass hanger with loop clipped to top of medal.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group