Medal: St. John the Divine

Object Number: 
INV.3459
Date: 
1911
Medium: 
Pewter; cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
case: 2 1/4 in. ( 5.7 cm ) diameter: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: reverse, at lower center, along rim: "THE WHITEHEAD & HOAG CO. NEWARK, N.J."
Description: 
Pewter struck medal with obverse showing neo-gothic church with legend: "CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF SAINT JOHN THE DIVINE/IN THE CITY AND/DIOCESE OF NEW YORK." Reverse shows almond-shaped seal of New York Diocese flanked by two crosses; legend: "CONSECRATION OF THE CATHEDRAL CHOIR, S.SAVIOR'S CHAPEL AND S.COLUMBA CHAPEL/APRIL XIX, MCMXI." Round green cardboard case.
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Creative: Tronvig Group