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Worcester and Swasey Company Medal

Victor David Brenner

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze
DATES 1920
DIMENSIONS 3 x 3 x 3/16 in. (7.6 x 7.6 x 0.5 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Unmarked
SIGNATURE Cast signature, lower right of obverse: "V. D. BRENNER"
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER X1180.3
CREDIT LINE Brooklyn Museum Collection
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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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".
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (76%)
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Worcester and Swasey Company Medal