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Commercial Credit Company Medal

Object Number: 
INV.3380
Date: 
1937
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, lower right of field: artist's initials "HS" Inscription: edge, lower center: "MEDALLIC ART CO N.Y. BRONZE"
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse depicting facing male bust flanked by dates "1912" and "1937"; surrounding legend: "COMMERCIAL.CREDIT.COMPANY.ALEXANDER.EDWARD.DUNCAN - FOUNDER." Reverse depicts seated nude male figure with cornucopia, at left, with cityscape and rising sun in background; legend above: "$300.000 - 1912 INVESTED CAPITAL 1937 - $63,500.000/1937"; inscription in exergue: "ALEXANDER E. DUNCAN JAMES C. FENHAGEN/WILLIAM H. GRIMES R. WALTER GRAHAM/ELI C. WAREHEIM SYLVAN H. LAUCHHEIMER/HENRY B. MATHEWS FRANK M. NICODEMUS/WILLIAM A. KOEGEL HARRY KRATZ"; date in exergue, on low pedestal, with laurel branches behind: "1912."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group