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Title
Badge
Medium 
metal, textile
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 2 x 3 in. ( 2.5 x 5.1 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Cuba Pacification, 1908
Object Number 
INV.5428
Gallery Label 
This medal was authorized in 1919 to award members of the Navy and Marine corps for their defense of American interests in Nicaragua during a period of political unrest. The medal, designed by Albert Stewart, shows thefigure of Columbia dressed in armor and flowing skirt.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group