Fulton Trust Company Plaquette

Fulton Trust Company Plaquette
Fulton Trust Company Plaquette
Title
Fulton Trust Company Plaquette
Date 
1915
Medium 
Bronze; cardboard, paper
Dimensions 
box: 2 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 5.7 x 8.9 x 0.6 cm ) Overall: 1 15/16 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 5 x 8.2 x 0.6 cm )
Description 
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." Medal is set into rectangular white cardboard box.
Object Number 
1040
Marks 
Inscription: edge, lower center: "WHITEHEAD-HOAG" Inscription: box cover, imprinted in black: "COMMEMORATING/THE TWENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY/OF THE/FULTON TRUST COMPANY/OF NEW YORK/1890-1915."
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Creative: Tronvig Group