Marshal Foch Commemorative Medal

Object Number: 
INV.3539
Date: 
1921
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse, at lower left of field: artist's initials/"FECIT" Inscription: edge, lower center: "38"
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing uniformed facing bust of Marshal Foch; legend around line border: "COMMEMORATING.THE.VISIT.OF.MARSHAL.FOCH.TO.THE.VNITED.STATES"; date to left of bust: "MCMXXI"; seal of the American Numismatic Society with letters "A.N.S.", at right. Reverse depicts winged and armored female allegorical figure of Liberty, with round shield inscribed "US."
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Creative: Tronvig Group