Creation Date

2016-09-16

Era

1900-present

Medium

Bronze exposition medal

Dimensions

2.25 x 2.25

Credit Line

Long-term Loan from the Estate of Boris Blick, 2015

Accession Number

2015.160.2

Creator Biography

Emil Robert Zettler, American.

Description

This exposition medal came from the Chicago, IL exposition in 1933. On the obverse a male figure is seen with 1833 under his right foot and 1933 under his left, with the words research and industry on either side. On the reverse the exposition grounds can be seen with the words "INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION CHICAGO 1933 A CENTURY OF PROGRESS" around the outside.

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