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Golden Anniversary of the City of New York Medal

Bronze. Obverse: Pegasus, with laurel branch in his mouth, bounds the Palisades over Hudson with the skyline of New York City in the distance. The date "1948" appears in raised numbers across the face of the rock. In raised letters encircling the medal's face: "GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY OF THE CITY...

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Credit Line

Gift of the Barbarossa family in memory of Theodore C. and Sally Newhall Barbarossa

1948

Object Place

New York City

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D: 3/16"; Dia: 2 3/4"

Accession Number

1993.642

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals