Ann Arbor High School Centennial Medal
Object Place: United States
Diameter and weight: 64 mm, 126.6 gm (2 1/2 in., 4.47 oz.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obv: A wagon with an ox team being pulled along a rocky bluff inscribed: THE / PIONEERS / with an ox skull at the base and signed © 19[??] / AVARD FAIRBANKS.
Rev: ANN ARBOR HIGH SCHOOL / 1856 - 100 YEARS OF PROGRESS - 1956 around a moden and a historic view of the school, signed RJM at right, the whole surrounded by a plain raised rim.
Sold Collectors Auctions Limited, Danbury, CT, September 7, 1990, Sale 35, lot 109, to Cornelius C. Vermeule, III; to MFA, 2005.
Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III
Reproduced with permission.