Augustus Saint-Gaudens Commemorative Plaquette

Title:
Augustus Saint-Gaudens Commemorative Plaquette
Date: 
1937
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 1 13/16 x 1/4 in. ( 6.3 x 4.6 x 0.7 cm )
Description: 
Bronze struck plaquette with obverse showing clothed bust of Saint-Gaudens facing left with inscription above: "AUGUSTUS SAINT-GAUDENS/STATUAIRE AETATISLVI." Reverse contains inscription: "IN.HONOR.../OF.AN.AMERICAN/SCVLPTOR.../AVGVSTVS SAINT/GAVDENS.../SCVLPTORS.DINNER.OF.THE/MEDALLIC.ART.COMPANY.N.Y/APRIL.IX.MCMXXXVII."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. William Sergeant Kendall
Object Number: 
1956.216
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group