Medallion

Object Number: 
2002.1.4749
Date: 
1879
Medium: 
Wood, metal, cloth,
Dimensions: 
Box: 2 1/8 x 2 1/8 x 5/8 in.; medallion: 1/8 x 1 5/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A bright gold medallion still it its original blue leather covered wood case, with light blue satin padding a fitted compartment. The medallion is engraved on one side with a plow in a field with pumpkins, a sheaf of grain and a sickle encircled by the words "Georgia State Agricultural Society/ 1879". On the reverse, the motto "By Industry We Thrive" above the three columned Seal of the State of Georgia above a laurel wreath .
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group