On Thursday, December 8, the museum will close at 3:30 p.m. due to a special event; Spark!Lab and Wonderplace will close at 3 p.m.

Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur

Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Currently not on view
Object Name
Other Terms
Medal; Medicine
medal: 4 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 1/8 in; 11.1125 cm x 3.81 cm x.3175 cm
case: 4 7/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 15/16 in; 12.3825 cm x 6.985 cm x 2.38125 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Note: Comment submission is temporarily unavailable while we make improvements to the site. We apologize for the interruption. If you have a question relating to the museum's collections, please first check our Collections FAQ. If you require a personal response, please use our Contact page.