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Object Name: Medal
Date: ca. 1898
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Medium: Brass
Dimensions: Overall: 1 11/16 × 1 1/2 in. (42.5 × 38.1mm)
Place made: United States, Chicago
Description: Brass struck uniface medal showing right front-facing bust-length portrait of Dewey within circle with legend: "WELCOME OUR HERO" and surrounded by border with scrolls at sides, legend at top "ADMIRAL DEWEY". Loops fused at top right and left.
Credit Line: Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Object Number: 2008.42.266
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Marks: Reverse above bust: "C.H. HANSON CHICAGO".