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2 medals in envelope: Opening Ritz Carlton Hotel 1910,

Object Number: 
1977.72a
Date: 
1910
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 × 3/4 in. (1.9 × 1.9 cm)
Description: 

Hexagonal medal; gold-colored; loop at top; gadrooned border, image of Ritz-Carlton building on obverse, "RITZ CARLTON / 1910 / CARLTON HOUSE" on obverse.

Gallery Label: 

According to an envelope with the object, the medal was struck for the opening of the Ritz Carlton Hotel.

Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Goelet
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group