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Badge w/ medal

Object Number: 
Metal, textile
Overall: 3 3/8 x 1 5/8 x 1 5/8 in. ( 8.5 x 4.2 x 4.2 cm )
Scalloped edge metal badge suspended from a red, white and blue ribbon; relief scene of a horizon and sea nymphs; on reverse: "COMPLIMENTARY/BANQUET/TO/SIR THOMAS J. LIPTON/N.Y.A.C./DEC.19, 1912.
Gallery Label: 
The New York Athletic Club located at Central Park South and 6th Avenue, was formed in 1868. This badge was distributed at a banquet of the New York Athletic Club in 1912.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Thomas W. Hotchkiss, Nov. 4, 1944
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group