Centennial of the Battle of Fort Washington, No. 7 Medal

Object Number: 
INV.3549
Date: 
1876
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 5/16 in. ( 3.4 cm )
Description: 
White metal struck medal with obverse showing nude bust of Washington facing right surrounded by stars; legend: "THE CENTENNIAL YEAR OF OUR NATIONAL INDEPENDENCE/1876." Reverse shows star at center with date inside "1776"; legend: "BATTLE OF FORT WASHINGTON/NOVEMBER 16/7/NEW YORK."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group