Souvenir token

Object Number: 
2002.1.3664
Date: 
1836
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 1/8 in. diameter
Description: 
Souvenir token embossed with a central image of a statue surrounded by an eagle and shield, sheaf of grain, spinning wheel, sailing ship and a doctor's caduceus and the words "American Institute/ New York". On the reverse, "Copy of a Gold Medal Awarded to / R & W Robinson/ For The Best/ Military, Naval, Sporting/ & Plain Flat Buttons/ 1836".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group