Medallions/ books

Object Number: 
2002.1.228
Date: 
1932
Medium: 
metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 in. ( 7.6 cm )
Description: 
A bronze colored medallion with a relief image of Charles Dickens on the front and the words "Charles Dickens/ Issued in Commemoration of the/ Fiftieth Anniversary of Charles Sessler/ 1932". On the reverse is a relief of a scene of dancing from "The Christmas Carol", probably the flashback to Fezziwig's party, with the words, "1882 Phildelphia 1932/A Christmas Carol 1843/ Rare Books Fine Prints".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group