David Hosack Medal

Object Number: 
1209
Date: 
ca. 1830
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 5/16 in. ( 3.4 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at right of bust; "FURST F." Inscription: reverse, in exergue, at lower center: "FURST F."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing nude bust of David Hosack facing right with legend: "DAVID HOSACK M.D." Reverse depicts artistic and scientific implements with legend above: "ARTS AND SCIENCES."
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Creative: Tronvig Group