Medal

Object Number: 
2002.1.4444
Date: 
1896-1920
Medium: 
Metal, celluloid, paper, ribbon
Dimensions: 
1/4 x 1 3/4 in. diameter
Description: 
A circular gold colored badge or medal suspended from the remnants of a gold ribbon. The circular frame, embossed with flourishes and a leafy wreath around a central beige celluloid disk printed in color with the Seal of Pennsylvania, two horses flanking a shield with a sailing ship, a plow and three sheaves of grain over a banner printed "Virtue Liberty and Independence" marked "Pennsylvania".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group