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Fulton Trust Company Plaquette

Object Number: 
INV.3541
Date: 
1915
Medium: 
Gilt bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 15/16 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 5 x 8.2 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: edge, lower center: "WHITEHEAD - HOAG"
Description: 
Gilt bronze struck plaquette with obverse showing facing bust-length portrait of Robert Fulton within circular panel at upper left labelled: "ROBERT FULTON"; mountain range and river navigated by steamship labelled: "CLERMONT" in background; banner with inscription below: "1890 FULTON TRUST COMPANY/OF NEW YORK/1915." Reverse bears inscription: "COMMEMORATING/THE TWENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY/OF THE/FULTON TRUST COMPANY/OF NEW YORK/1890-1915."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group