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Pilgrim Fathers Medal

Pilgrim Fathers Medal
Title
Pilgrim Fathers Medal
Date 
1920
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 3/8 in. ( 6 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse depicting stylized image of ship with oval medallion decorated with scroll inscribed "MAYFLOWER", flanked by two shields with Dutch and American symbols; legend around border: "THE PILGRIM FATHERS/1620 300 JARIGE HERDENKING." Reverse depicts elevation of seventeenth-century Dutch building with surrounding legend: "THE SPOT WHERE JOHN ROBINSON LIVED TAUGHT AND DIED/JAN PESYNSHOF"; dated in exergue: "1609/1925."
Object Number 
INV.3312
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group