Medal: George Washington bicentennial

Object Number: 
1945.250
Date: 
1932
Medium: 
Gilt copper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 1/2 in. ( 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, lower center: "WHITEHEAD-HOAG"
Description: 
Gilt copper struck medal with obverse showing nude bust of George Washington facing right, with surrounding legend: ".GEORGE WASHINGTON BICENTENNIAL./1732-1932." Reverse shows clothed bust of Gustavus Adolphus facing right with legend: ".GUSTAVUS ADOLPHUS TRICENTENNIAL./1632-1932."
Credit Line: 
The Jenny Lind Collection of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group