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Object Name Medal, Military Society
Other Name Military Order of the Dragon
Object Number 1934.77.8
Collection Webb Cook Hayes
Description bronze medallion; "Military Order of the Dragon" on the face; reverse side around the edge reads "Military Order of the Dragon China 1900;" engraved in the center "LT. COLONEL WEBB C. HAYES, VOL. AIDE ON STAFF OF MAJOR GENERAL CHAFFEE COM'D'G NO. 7A;" medal is suspended from a yellow ribbon with small azure circular design in center; "PAT 9.9:02" engraved on side of medal.
Date 1900
Year Range from 1900.0
Dimensions W-1.378 L-3.268 inches
Material metal; ribbon
Event Boxer Rebellion
Provenance Medal awarded to Lt. Col. Webb C. Hayes attesting to his participation in the Boxer Rebellion, 1900.
People Chaffe, Major General
Search Terms China
Boxer Rebellion
Military Order of the Dragon
Major General Chaffe