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Alfred E. Smith Medal

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Bronze; cardboard, paper
box: 3 x 3 x 1/2 in. ( 7.6 x 7.6 x 1.3 cm ) diameter: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm )
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "J.K" Inscription: edge, lower center: "MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y." Inscription: box, inside cover: "MEDALLIC ART CO./NEW YORK"
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Alfred Smith facing left with legend: "ALFRED E. SMITH." Reverse bears blank space at center with fasces on either side. Medal is inset into cream-colored square cardboard box.
Gallery Label: 
Companion to a medal depicting Herbert Hoover. Both were candidates for the U.S. Presidency in 1928.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group