Creator

Hans Schuler

Creator Nationality

American

Creator Life Dates

1874-1951

Creation Date

1927

Description

Given out on February 28, 1927 this centenary medal represents one hundred years of safety, strength, and speed in the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company. On the obverse the 'modern' steam locomotive is touched by the 'spirit of transportation'. The reverse shows the company's first steam engine, Peter Cooper's Tom Thumb.

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Provenance

With all proper markings according to the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Museum.

Medium

Bronze Centenary medal

Dimensions

2.75 x 2.75

Catalogue Number

2015.158a

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