Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

Medallion

Object Number: 
2002.1.1963
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 3/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A bronze colored metal medallion embossed with a central image of four masted square rigged sailing ship labeled "The Half Moon", surrounded by the words "In Commemoration Of The Hudson -Fulton Celebration 1609-1909". On the reverse, an embossed steamship with two sails in front of the New York Palisades cliffs surrounded by the words "New York Sept. 25 To Oct. 9/ Fulton's S.S. Clermont/ 1807-1909". Pierced at the top for hanging.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group