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Patria Club of Salem Medal

Description

Medal hanging on a red, white, and blue ribbon. The top of the medal is adorned with a bald eagle with spread wings. On the face of the medal is a profile of George Washington.

Details

Maker
L.H. & Scovill (Manufacturer)
Date
1912
Inscriptions
"PRESENTED TO GENERAL LAFAYETTE / BY L.H. & SCOVILL / BUTTON MANUFACTURERS / WATERBURY CON" (In a circle around the outer edge of the medal.)
Location of origin
Waterbury, Connecticut, United States
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cloth
metal
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Waterbury (New Haven county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
cloth
Medal, Commemorative
medals
metal
People and organizations
Phillips, Stephen Willard, 1873-1955
Dimensions
1 3/16 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3366
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222592

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