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Worcester and Swasey Company Medal

Victor David Brenner

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES 1920
DIMENSIONS 3 x 3 x 3/16 in. (7.6 x 7.6 x 0.5 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Cast signature, lower right of obverse: "V. D. BRENNER"
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Brooklyn Museum Collection
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CAPTION Victor David Brenner (American, 1871-1924). Worcester and Swasey Company Medal, 1920. Bronze, 3 x 3 x 3/16 in. (7.6 x 7.6 x 0.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X1180.3. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE front, X1180.3_front_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Circular medal. Obverse: conjoined portrait busts of Warner and Swasey, facing left, encircled by legend: "WORCESTER REED WARNER AMBROSE SWASEY / 1880 - 1920". Reverse: A large telescope in an observatory, encircled by legend: "THE WARNER & SWASEY CO. / CLEVELAND OHIO. U.S.A. / LICK TELESCOPE".
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Worcester and Swasey Company Medal