Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

Badge

Badge
Title
Badge
Medium 
metal, textile
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 2 x 4 in. ( 2.5 x 5.1 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
France
Object Number 
INV.5151
Gallery Label 
Called the Victory Medal, this award was authorized in 1919 and presented to members of the U.S. armed forces who served on active duty between April 6, 1917 and Novemer 11, 1918.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group