George Clinton Commemorative Medal

Object Number: 
1927.108
Date: 
1927
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.3 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "C.KECK" Inscription: edge, lower center: "MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of George Clinton facing three-quarters to the left; legend: "GEORGE CLINTON/FIRST GOVERNOR OF NEW YORK." Reverse depicts two-storey building with flag on the roof, at center, surrounded by legend: "TO COMMEMORATE THE SESQUI-CENTENNIAL OF THE FOUNDING OF THE/GOVERNMENT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK AT KINGSTON NY"; date in exergue: "JULY 30/1777 - 1927."
Credit Line: 
Gift of the New York State Committee
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group