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Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.273b
Date: 
ca. 1898
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
diameter: 31.8mm (1 1/4 in.)
Marks: 
Obverse below left portrait: "W. & H. CO. NEWARK , N.J."
Description: 
Brass struck medal with obverse showing right-facing bust-length profile of Dewey; legend: "ADMIRAL GEORGE DEWEY." Reverse legend: "DAKINS/ BUSINESS/ INSTITUTE/ HERALD B'LD'NG/ SYRACUSE, N.Y.". Hole punched at 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