Society of Colonial Wars Plaquette

Object Number: 
INV.3190
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 3/16 in. ( 13 x 9.2 x 0.5 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at center right of field: "KELLY/AFTER/PEALE"
Description: 
Bronze struck uniface plaquette with obverse showing bust-length three-quarter left portrait of George Washington with inscriptions: ""THE/COLONIAL WASHINGTON," above; in exergue: "SOCIETY OF COLONIAL WARS/STATE OF NEW YORK NOV 16 1909."
Gallery Label: 
Founded in 1892, the Society of Colonial Wars admits male descendants of British or Colonial soldiers and of colonial civil and military officials from the period 1620-1775.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group