Medallion:Albany Bicentennial...1886

Object Number: 
1941.552
Date: 
1886
Medium: 
Aluminum
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: obverse, on bust truncation, at right: "TRADE MARK"
Description: 
Aluminum struck medal with obverse showing clothed busts of three men facing left with legend: "BI-CENTENNIAL/JUL.22.1886." Reverse bears seal of Albany at center within beaded border, with scroll inscribed "ASSIDUITY"; legend: "SEAL OF THE CITY OF ALBANY/1688-1886." Punched hole with ring at center top.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Eva L. Guernsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group