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Medal Roerich Museum, by Henry Dropsy, New York, 1929

Inventory Number: 42576
Object Type:
Persons: Henry Dropsy (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Dated 1929
Place Created: New York USA North America
Accession Number: 2004-9/174
Brief Description: Medal Roerich Museum: circular bronze medal awarded by the Roerich Museum New York in 1929. Face side has portrait of Nicholas Roerich in profile and is signed Henry Dropsy. Reverse side shows the building of the Roerich Museum and bears the legend 'Honour to the Creator and Builder New York' and the words 'ROERICH MUSEUM'. Previously catalogued with other medals (Inv. Num.s 41328, 14889, 34099).
Primary Inscriptions: "NICHOLAS ROERICH / HENRY DROPSY / XL" on obverse. "HONOUR TO THE CREATOR AND BUILDER NEW YORK MCMXXIX ROERICH MUSEUM" on reverse.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Bronze
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
70 mm

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