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The Society of Medalists 7th Issue

Object Number: 
INV.5540
Date: 
1933
Medium: 
Bronze; paper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 7/8 in. ( 7.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: obverse, lower right: artist's cartoon self-portrait with ear in the form of his initials, below date "1933" followed by trademark symbol inscription: edge, upper center: "THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS SEVENTH ISSUE" inscription: edge, lower cen
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing standing winged nude child holding laurel wreaths in both hands; inscription at center right: "GLORIA." Reverse depicts cicada that devides inscription: "F A M A" surrounded by beaded border.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group