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Woolworth Building 75th Anniversary Medallion

Object Number: 
1988.64
Date: 
1988
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 3 7/16 in. ( 8.8 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Obverse: WOOLWORTH BUILDING/75th/ ANNIVERSARY/1913 1988; reverse: Frank Winfield Woolworth Cass Gilbert, Architect/The Cathedral of Commerce.
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse depicting Woolworth building at center, flanked by dates below: "1913 1988"; inscription at right of image: "75TH/ANNIVERSARY"; legend: "WOOLWORTH BUILDING." Obverse depicts close-up view of neo-gothic steepled roof of the Woolworth building; surrounding legend: "FRANK WINFIELD WOOLWORTH CASS GILBERT, ARCHITECT/THE CATHEDRAL OF COMMERCE."
Gallery Label: 
None.
Credit Line: 
Gift of F.W. Woolworth Co.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group