Washington Cathedral Medal

Washington Cathedral Medal
Title
Washington Cathedral Medal
Date 
1920-1940
Medium 
Gilt aluminum
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1/16 in. ( 3.2 x 3.2 x 0.2 cm )
Description 
Gilt aluminum octagonal medal with obverse showing neo-gothic cathedral with inscription in exergue: "WASHINGTON/CATHEDRAL." Reverse bears inscription within central rectangular tablet with eagle above and draped fasces below: "TOKEN/OF MY OFFERING/TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND TO HELP BUILD A/WITNESS FOR CHRIST IN/THE NATION'S CAPITAL."
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Elizabeth D. Embler
Object Number 
1940.225
Marks 
Inscription: reverse, at lower left of field: "WHITEHEAD-HOAG"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group