Medal

Title:
Medal
Date: 
ca. 1913
Medium: 
metal, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 2 x in. ( 11.4 x 5.1 x 0 cm )
Description: 
Metal pin-back bar with image of a laurel wreath above the letters "GAR" and a scroll with the words "47TH ENCAMPMENT/DEPT. OF NEW YORK" around the GAR symbol flanked by two American flags. Rectangular box at the bottom with the text "SYRACUSE/JUNE 12-13, 1913", attached to a piece of blue ribbon embossed with gold "DELEGATE" and with a hanging medallion at the end. Medallion, circular, contains a portrait of a man surrounded by the words "DEPT. COMMANDER/OSCAR SMITH".
Object Number: 
INV.5013
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group