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Medal

Object Number: 
INV.4128
Date: 
ca. 1914
Medium: 
metal, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: x 1 1/2 x 4 in. ( 0 x 3.8 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Metal pin-back bar embossed with the word "SOUVENIR" attached to a piece of red, white and blue-striped ribbon with a military-style medallion at the bottom. Medallion shaped as a circle with four square pieces around it that read "AUG. 31/1914/SEP. 5/MICH." Center of medallion contains a five-pointed star with "G A R" around it, and "48TH NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT/DETROIT" embossed on the outer edge.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group