Commemorative Medal

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

April 9, 1900

GUSN

GUSN-189555

Description

Two medals (a & b) in original box (c). \n a) Sun-shaped silver brooch set with faux diamonds; center is raised circular bands; missing center medallion; smaller piece, also set with faux diamonds, hangs off bottom of medal\n b) Smaller medal, six-sided star-shaped; brooch set with faux diamonds; center enamel medallion of a lion-yellow, green and brown\n c) Faded purplish velvet box with hinge lid and hook closure\n d) Original document conferring medal (see inscription)\n e) Bright green sash folded in box, silk

Details

Descriptive Terms

commemoratives
silver (metal)
enamel (fused coating)
cardboard
felt (textile)
silk (textile)
Medal, Commemorative

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Credit Line

Gift of Alexandra Holt Rotival

Accession Number

2005.17

Date

April 9, 1900 (Conferred that date)