George Bailey Hopson Commemorative Plaquette

George Bailey Hopson Commemorative Plaquette
George Bailey Hopson Commemorative Plaquette
Title
George Bailey Hopson Commemorative Plaquette
Date 
1913
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/16 x 2 3/16 x 3/16 in. ( 7.7 x 5.6 x 0.5 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck plaquette with obverse showing shoulder-length portrait of George Bailey Hopson facing left with inscription in exergue: "GEORGE . BAILEY . HOPSON . D. D." Reverse contains inscription at left with the "Well of Knowledge" at right and palm and laurel branches beneath: "FOR/FIFTY YEARS/PROFESSOR/OF LATIN/AT ST. STEPHENS/COLLEGE/1863 - 1913."
Object Number 
1856
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, upper right corner: "V.D.Brenner" Inscription: reverse, lower right corner: stylized initials "VD" within oval
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Creative: Tronvig Group