Danish Society of Harvard Medal

Object Number: 
1939.525
Date: 
ca. 1907
Medium: 
Silver, silk
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 5/8 in. ( 4.1 cm ) Overall: 20 5/8 x 1 5/8 in. ( 52.4 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Silver die-struck medal suspended from black, white, and red striped silk grosgrain ribbon by two loops; obverse depicts Danish royal coat of arms; reverse has blank space for engraving at center, surrounded by legend in German: "Denischer Verein von der Universitat Harvard/1886".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Norreys Jephson O'Conor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group