First National City Bank 150th Anniversary

1962
Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 75 mm, 247.4 gm (2 15/16 in., 8.73 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1166

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Medals

Obv: Allegorical figures around a large draped nude with arms outstretched, · FIRST · NATIONAL · CITY · BANK · below, signed [margo?] in the field below the figures.
Rev: · FAMILY · CULTURE · COMMERCE · TRANSPORTATION · INDUSTRY · AGRICULTURE ·, around a large tree with the logo of the First National City Bank in its branches, a banner across the tree reads 150 YEARS / OF / SERVICE, · 1812 / 1962 · at bottom.
Edge: MEDALLIC ART CO N.Y. BRONZE

Provenance

Sold Collectors Auctions Limited, Danbury, CT, September 7, 1990, lot 436, to Cornelius C. Vermeule, III; to MFA, 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III