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Medal

Object Number: 
2002.1.4766
Date: 
1900-1920
Medium: 
Metal, ribbon
Dimensions: 
2 1/4 x 1 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A blackish gold metal medal with a pin bar embossed "Faithful Service", attached to a dark blue ribbon linked to a dangling medallion by a chain link. The medallion is embossed with an eight pointed star around a raised frame embossed "Metropolitan Life Insurance Co." encircling a letter "M".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group