Medallion

Object Number: 
2002.1.3355
Date: 
1920-1940
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/4 x 3 in. diameter
Description: 
A bronze medallion with a relief of Statue of Liberty and the Capitol Building surrounded by objects representing modern industry including a printing press, a cog, and a building that resembles a power station, all below the word "Liberty" with radiating rays. The reverse is embossed with a huge tri-pod supporting an eternal flame over workers and machinery. The legs of the tripod and the cauldron holding the flame read "Freedom/ Free Private Enterprise/ Civil and Religious Liberty/ Representative Democracy". Encircling the image "The National Association of Manufacturers".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group