Golden Gate Bridge 25th Anniversary Medal

Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 64 mm, 193.5 gm (2 1/2 in., 6.83 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1165

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: 25TH ANNIVERSARY / WORLD’S GREATEST SUSPENSION BRIDGE around a scene of the Golden Gate.
Rev: GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE around a stylized and dramatically forshortened view of the bridge, 1937 at left and 1962 at right, signed SA in the field to the right.
Edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE

Provenance

Sold Collectors Auctions Limited, Danbury, CT, September 7, 1990, lot 440, to Cornelius C. Vermeule, III; to MFA, 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.