City of Lachine Municipal Centenary Medal

City of Lachine Municipal Centenary Medal
City of Lachine Municipal Centenary Medal
Title
City of Lachine Municipal Centenary Medal
Date 
1948
Medium 
Brass; cardboard, paper, textile
Dimensions 
case: 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 7/8 in. ( 6.4 x 6.4 x 2.2 cm ) diameter: 1 15/16 in. ( 4.9 cm )
Description 
Brass struck medal with obverse bearing seal of the city of Lachine with maple leaf at center; surrounding legend: "UNION PROGRES/CITE DE LACHINE." Reverse bears inscription: "1848/CENTENAIRE/MUNICIPAL/CENTENARY/1948." Medal is inset into square cream-colored cardboard fitted case with white textile interior.
Credit Line 
Gift of Monsieur Anatole Carignan, Mayor, City of Lachine, Canada
Object Number 
1948.120
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Creative: Tronvig Group