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College Football Centennial Medal

Obv: COLLEGE FOOTBALL CENTENNIAL over teams of figures rushing together playing football, RUTGERS / - PRINCETON / 1869 - 1969 in exergue, and signed Fairbanks © 1968 at bottom left. Rev: INTERCOLLEGIATE FOOTBALL / AN AMERICAN TRADITION aournd a wreath enclosing a torch with a football...

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Provenance

Sold Collectors Auctions Limited, Danbury, CT, February 17, 1990, lot 748, to Cornelius C. Vermeule, III; to MFA, 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III

1969

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 70 mm, 200.2 gm (2 3/4 in., 7.06 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1161

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals