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Badge w/ribbon & pin

Object Number: 
ca. 1898
Brass, textile
Overall: 2 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 5.7 x 3.8 cm )
Brass medal suspended from bar with pin back; inscription "ARMY OF OCCUPATION PORTO RICO/1898"; depicts laurel wreath and fort; reverse inscription "UNITED STATES ARMY/FOR/SERVICE" with depiction of stars and eagle depicted; red, yellow and blue silk ribbon connects bar and medal.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group