Patria Club of Salem Medal

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1912

GUSN

GUSN-222595

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

medals
metal
Medal, Commemorative

Inscription

"PRESENTED TO GENERAL LAFAYETTE / BY L.H. & SCOVILL / BUTTON MANUFACTURERS / WATERBURY CON"\n (In a circle around the outer edge of the medal.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

L.H. & Scovill (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Waterbury, Connecticut, United States

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

1 2/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3367

Places

Connecticut (United States)
Waterbury (New Haven county, Connecticut)