Medallion: Acad. of music, Feb. 22, 1876

Medallion: Acad. of music, Feb. 22, 1876
Title
Medallion: Acad. of music, Feb. 22, 1876
Date 
1876
Medium 
White metal
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 1/8 in. ( 2.8 cm )
Description 
White metal struck medal with obverse showing clothed female bust facing left with legend: "CENTENNIAL RECEPTION, BALL, & TEA PARTY./N.Y./ACADEMY OF MUSIC./FEBy 22nd 1876." Reverse shows nude male bust facing right surrounded by stars; legend: "TO AID 'ST. JOHN'S-GUILD'- FLOATING-HOSPITAL/WOOD'S SERIES "C" NO.5"
Object Number 
INV.3212
Marks 
Inscription: reverse, at lower center of field: "G.H.L."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group