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Hudson Fulton Medal

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Obv: Columns and portico with a view of New York beyond, between the columns at the top a bust of Robert Fulton within a wreath, ROBERT FULTON / 1785 1815 below. Seated in front of the colums are three allegorical figures holding emblems of navigation and commerce, signed at the base: E FUCHS,...

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Provenance

Sold Collectors Auctions Limited, Danbury, CT, September 7, 1990, lot 562, to Cornelius C. Vermeule, III; to MFA, 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III

1909

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Johnson 18

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 64 mm, 105.8 gm (2 1/2 in., 3.73 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1147

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals