Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Medallion

Object Number: 
2002.1.1973
Date: 
1920-1950
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 1/4 in. diameter
Description: 
A gold colored medallion or coin embossed on one side with the image of an African-American man in a top hat leading a horse with a jug on its back and the words "Green River Whiskey/ The Whiskey Without Regrets". On the reverse is a horseshoe, four-leaf clover and wishbone and the words "It's Lucky to Drink/ Green River/ Whiskey". Two of four, see also 2002.1.1972, 1974, 1975
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group