Commemorative Medal

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1930

GUSN

GUSN-225501

Description

Brass commemorative badge attached to manufacturer's card in brown box. Badge composed of a rectangular pin labled "Committee," blue gros-grain ribbon. Brass medallion. Medallion front has idealized scene of Boston's State House over three mountains and a colonial meetinghouse. Front and back inscriptions. Card has manufacturer's information. Box has dono's mailing address and postage.

Details

Descriptive Terms

medals
brass (alloy)
ribbon (material)
cardboard
landscapes (representations)
Medal, Commemorative

Inscription

"COMMITTEE"
"BOSTON TERCENTENARY/ SICUT PATRIBUT SIT DEUS NOBIS" (Front medallion circumference)
"BOSTON / 1930/ TRIMOUNTAINE/ 1630" (Front medallion)
"PRESENTED BY/ HON. JAMES M. CURLEY/ MAYOR OF BOSTON/ ROBBBINS Co. ATTLEBORO, MASS." (Back medallion)
"The Robbins Co./ Manufacturers of Badges and Medals/ Attleboro, Mass." (Manufacturer's card)
"After 3 days, return to/ 49 CITY HALL/ BOSTON, MASS."
"Mr. Charles M. Rogerson/ 53 State Street,/ Boston, Mass."
"UNITED STATES POSTAGE/ 1 1/2 CENTS/ HARDING"

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

1 1/8 x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen R. Haddad, Mr. Edward S. Rogerson, Mr. Henry P. Rogerson and William G. Rogerson, Esq.

Accession Number

2001.178

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Attleboro (Bristol county, Massachusetts)