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Coin/ medallion

Object Number: 
2002.1.4601
Date: 
1939-1940
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 1/4 in.
Description: 
A gold metal coin embossed on one side with the Trylon and Perisphere from the 1939 New York World's Fair encircled by "Metropolitan Life Insurance Exhibit/ New York World's Fair"and radiating rays. On the reverse, the spire of the Metropolitan Life building and the words "The Light That Never Fails/ Metropolitan Life Insurance Comapny".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group