Herbert Hoover Medal
Bronze; cardboard, paper
box: 3 x 3 x 9/16 in. ( 7.6 x 7.6 x 1.4 cm )
diameter: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm )
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed facing bust of Herbert Hoover with legend: "HERBERT HOOVER." Reverse contains blank space at center flanked by fasces. Medal is inset into cream-colored square cardboard box.
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "J.K"
Inscription: edge, lower center: "MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y."
Inscription: box cover, inside: "MEDALLIC ART CO./NEW YORK"
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