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Montreal & Lachine Railroad Company Souvenir Medal

Object Number: 
1947.300a
Date: 
1947
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 3/8 in. ( 3.5 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse, at lower center: "STERLING"
Description: 
Silver struck souvenir medal with obverse showing image of train flanked by dates: "1847" and "1947"; legend: "MONTREAL & LACHINE/RAILROAD COMPANY." Reverse depicts beaver beneath tree with legend above: "THIRD CLASS." Circular hole pierced at center.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group