1893 New York Day At Gettysburg Medal - This New York State Gettysburg Veteran Medal has a top bar that reads “GETTYSBURG VETERAN.” Over this is an arch that reads “JULY 1, 2, 3, 1863.” This arch is flanked by oak leaves. The back of the top bar has a functioning pin and bar for suspending a ribbon. The red, white & blue ribbon is present and is in excellent condition. Suspended by the top bar is a substantial circular medal The medal has the New York Monument from the Soldier’s National Cemetery at center surrounded by laurel . The monument is flanked by the years “1863-1893.” On the reverse side of the medal it has the Seal of the State of New York with ‘DEDICATION OF STATE MONUMENTS AT GETTYSBURG JULY 1, 2, 3, 1893. NEW YORK DAY” around the edge. In great condition.
Inventory Number: GET 149