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Saint George of England Medal

Object Number: 
INV.3890
Date: 
1941
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "MK" Inscription: edge, lower center: "MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse depicting hand with thumb up at center; laurel branch and date "1941" below; legend above: "FORWARD TO VICTORY." Reverse shows Saint George on horseback, defeating dragon with swastika on its wing; legend: ". . SAINT GEORGE. ./OF ENGLAND."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group