The Society of Medalists 6th Issue

Object Number: 
INV.5539
Date: 
1932
Medium: 
Bronze; paper
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 7/8 in. ( 7.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: obverse, lower right: "MCMJF[artist's initials within circle]XXXII." inscription: reverse, lower center in ex.: "JF. [trademark symbol] .Sc" inscription: edge, upper center: "THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS SIXTH ISSUE" inscription: edge, lower c
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing bust of Aphrodite facing right with legend at top: "APHRODITE." Reverse shows two nude male runners, one passing the burning torch to the other; inscruption at center left: "SWIFT.RUN./NERS."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group