The Society of Medalists 7th Issue

The Society of Medalists 7th Issue
The Society of Medalists 7th Issue
The Society of Medalists 7th Issue
Title
The Society of Medalists 7th Issue
Date 
1933
Medium 
Bronze; paper
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 7/8 in. ( 7.3 cm )
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.
Object Number 
INV.5540
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 center: "MEDALLIC ART CO.N.Y."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group