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Medal commemorating the Columbian Exposition, 1892; reverse
Medal commemorating the fourth centenary of the discovery of America, 1892. Obverse: Bust of Christopher Columbus (1451-1506), (left), wearing a cap over long hair; open neck. Legend: 'CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS GAVE A NEW WORLD TO HUMANITY'. Reverse: Inscription within laurel wreath, 'AFTER FOUR HUNDRED YEARS OF PROGRESS FREE AMERICA HONORS ITS DISCOVERER.' On right branch of wreath a circular badge showing three oak leaves.
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- Image reference: E4509-2
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London