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Travel/ medallion

Travel/ medallion
Travel/ medallion
Title
Travel/ medallion
Date 
1913
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
1/8 x 2 in. diameter
Description 
A bronze medallion with a raised relief on one side of Mercury in his winged helmet carrying the caduceus and escorting a woman carrying a wreath toward a train car entering a tunnel. On the reverse, a seal incorporating a shield flanked by a Native American and a sailor above a banner the reads "Citizens Banque". Below is a plaque embossed "Commemorating/ The Signing Of The/ Contracts For The/ Dual Subway System Of/ Greater New York/ April 2, 1913".
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3142
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group