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Medallion: Avla Nass Ovica

Object Number: 
INV.5566
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "JSC"
Description: 
Bronze struck medallion with obverse showing the building of Nassau Hall at Princeton University; inscription below: "AVLA NASSOVICA/MDCCCXCVI." Reverse bears inscription: "DEI SVB NUMINE VICET [on scroll above]/QVOD ANTEA FVIT/COLLEGIUM/NEOCAESARIENSE/NVNC ANNIS CL IMPLETIS/UNIVERSITAS/PRINCETONIENSIS/SAECVLVM SPECTAT/NOVVM."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group