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Title: 1940 World’s Fair
Name: Medal / Plaquette
Date: 1940
Medium: Bronze
Country/Culture: American
Dimensions: 63.5 x 88.5 mm.
Inscription: Above: THE WORLD’S FAIR / OF 1940 IN NEW YORK; on badge SPECIAL AWARD OF MERIT. On bottom edge: W&H CO NEWARK N.J.
Classification: Medals, Medallions, and Coins
Credit Line: Gift of Richard Draper. In the permanent collection, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: UM2019.275
Published References: See: Leotti, Elaine J. Artists who worked for Whitehead & Hoag. The medallist 6, no. 3 (December 1989): 4–8; The medallist 6, no. 4 (March 1990): 1–5; The medallist 7, no. 1 (June 1990): 2–8; The medallist 7, no. 2 (September 1990), 5–7.