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The Society of Medalists 4th Issue Commemorative Medal

Object Number: 
INV.5537
Date: 
1931
Medium: 
Gilt bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 13/16 in. ( 7.2 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at right of image: "FM/1931" followed by copyright symbol Inscription: edge, lower center: "MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y." Inscription: edge, upper center: "THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS FOURTH ISSUE"
Description: 
Gilt bronze struck medal with obverse showing three-quarter clothed bust of Lindbergh facing left with legend: "CHARLES.AVGVSTVS.LINDBERGH." Reverse depicts eagle at center with figure of Death at left and two allegorical figures at right eluding storm; legend: "LONE EAGLE."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group