Travel/ medallion

Travel/ medallion
Travel/ medallion
Title
Travel/ medallion
Date 
1950
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
1/4 x 2 3/4 in. diameter
Description 
A bronze medallion with a very raised relief on one side of a portrait of a man with a high collar marked "Harvey S. Firestone/ Founder. On the reverse, a central circular plaque embossed "50 Years of Firestone Service/ 1900-1950" encircled by embossed relief images of men extracting rubber from trees, a horse drawn carriage, an early auto, a later auto, a truck, chemistry flasks, a tractor, a hotrod racer, construction equpiment and an airplane.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.3176
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group