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Medal

Medal

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    early 20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wyon, Allan Gairdner, born 1882 - died 1962 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bronze

  • Museum number:

    A.11-1920

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This bronze medal commemorating the Commercial Motor Users Association was made by Allan Gairdner Wyon in the early 20th century England. The obverse of this medal represents a naked female wearing a helmet and supporting a shield, seated on a rock looking down on a landscape with motor traffic. The reverse shows a scroll and olive branch.

Physical description

Bronze medal. Obv., a naked figure wearing a helmet and supporting a shield, seated on a rock looking down on a landscape with motor traffic. Rev., a scroll and olive branch.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

early 20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Wyon, Allan Gairdner, born 1882 - died 1962 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Bronze

Marks and inscriptions

"VIGILANTIA ET PROBITATE RES NOSTRAS DEFENDIMUS"
around obv.

"THE COMMERCIAL MOTOR USERS ASSOCIATION"
around rev.

Dimensions

Diameter: 58 mm

Descriptive line

Bronze medal commercial motor users association.English early 20th century.

Materials

Bronze

Subjects depicted

Female; Helmet; Olive branch; Scroll; Shield

Categories

Coins & Medals

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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