Bankers Trust Company 25th Anniversary Medal

Bankers Trust Company 25th Anniversary Medal
Title
Bankers Trust Company 25th Anniversary Medal
Date 
1928
Medium 
Gold; cardboard, leather, silk
Dimensions 
case: 2 1/8 x 2 1/8 x 9/16 in. ( 5.4 x 5.4 x 1.4 cm ) diameter: 1 3/16 in. ( 3 cm )
Description 
Gold struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Henry Davison facing left; with legend: ".COURAGE.HUMANITY.LOYALTY"; inscription in exergue: "HENRY P. DAVISON/FOUNDER." Reverse depicts fragment of building; legend: ".BANKERS.TRUST.COMPANY"; dates in exergue: "1903 - 1928." Round loop for hanging attached at top center. Medal is inset into dark purple square fitted cardboard case with burgundy red silk velvet interior.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. James G. Harbord
Object Number 
1948.583
Marks 
Inscription: reverse, in exergue, at lower center: "TIFFANY & CO." Inscription: edge, top center: "18 KT GOLD" Inscription: case, inside cover, embossed in gold: "Tiffany & Co./Fifth Avenue & 37th Street./New York/PARIS LONDON" Inscription: case, cover, embossed in gold: " BANKERS/TRUST/COMPANY/1803-1928"
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Creative: Tronvig Group