Paperweight/ medallion

Object Number: 
2002.1.1920
Date: 
1893
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
3/8 x 2 7/8 in. diameter
Description: 
This copper colored metal paperweight has a relief of a building below an eagle and above a scene of two men shaking hands surrounded by tools and products of the arts and trade crafts, including an artist's palette and a gear. This side reads "The Southern Exposition/ Louisville Ky." On the reverse, a wreath of oak and laurel leaves around the engraved inscription "Awarded To/ Lincrusta Walton Co./ For Interior Decorations/ 1883."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group