Vaccination Policy

All visitors ages 12 and older must show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19. Visitors ages 5–11 must show proof of one dose. Read more >

Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.326
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Gilded metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 30.9mm (1 3/16 in.)
Description: 
Gilded metal struck scalloped-edge uniface medal showing sailing ship at sea; legend: "HUDSON-FULTON HALF MOON CELEBRATION/ 1609 1909/ NEW YORK". Slot hanger fused 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