The Society of Medalists 11th Issue

Object Number: 
INV.5544
Date: 
1935
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 15/16 in. ( 7.4 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse, in exergue: "L.T." follower by trademark symbol Inscription: edge, at lower center: "MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing female head facing right with two fish at lower right of image; legend above: "ONTARIO SENDS GREETINGS TO THE SEA." Reverse depicts five draped allegorical female figures holding shells, representing the Great Lakes; legend: "ONTARIO.MICHIGAN.HURON.SUPERIOR.ERIE..."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group