H.J. Heinz Company 70th Anniversary Medal

Object Number: 
1966.108
Date: 
1939
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: edge, lower center: "MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE"
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing male bust facing right with legend: "1869.H.J.HEINZ COMPANY.1939/H.J.HEINZ FOUNDER." Reverse depicts two-storey building flanked by trees within demi-lune panel; inscription in exergue: "IN COMMEMORATION/OF THE SEVENTIETH/ANNIVERSARY OF/THE FOUNDING OF/H.J.HEINZ CO."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group