Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association
diameter: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Inscription: obverse, above exergual line, at left: "C. GOBRECHT. F."
Gold struck medal with obverse showing seated female conversing with youth, at right, with scroll in hand; inscription in exergue: "FOUNDED 1795./INC.1806." Reverse with legend: "THE MASS. CHARITABLE MECHANIC ASSOCIATION," surrounding central space inscribed: "AWARD/TO/John Rogers/FOR/Statuary Groups/1874."
This gold medal was struck for an exhibition held by the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association in 1874.
Gift of Miss Katherine Rebecca Rogers
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