Calvin Coolidge The Union League of Philadelphia Membership Medal

Object Number: 
1948.166
Date: 
1927
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.3 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: edge, lower center: "MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Calvin Coolidge facing right with legend above: "AMOR PATRIAE DUCIT." Reverse depicts the Great Seal of the U.S. with laurel and oak wreath below; inscription above: "PRESIDENT/CALVIN COOLIDGE/Honorary Member/The Union League/OF PHILADELPHIA/1862 1927."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Frederic R. Griffith
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group