1909 Hudson-Fulton Celebration medal by Emil Fuchs. Silver. 51 mm. Inscription on rear: Marked: (obverse) DISCOVERY OF THE HUDSON RIVER BY HUDSON A D MDCIX THE AMERICAN NUMISMATIC SOCIETY HUDSON-FULTON CELEBRATION COMM. HALVE MAINE, (reverse) ROBERT FULTON 1765-1915 FIRST USE OF STEAM IN NAVIGATION ON THE HUDSON RIVER 1807 Signed: (obverse) E. FUCHS (reverse) E. FUCHS. Private collection. [Click twice on images to enlarge them.]

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