Ford 1903-1933 Thirty Years of Progress

 
Ford 1903-1933 Thirty Years of Progress
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  • Title :     Ford 1903-1933 Thirty Years of Progress
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     83.1.354
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     1933
  • Dimensions:     Inches 1-3/8 diameter, Centimeters 3.5 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Industrial Design
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Automobiles , Travel , Transportation , Technology , Medal/Medallion/Medallic Design , Commemoration
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     83.1.354_OBV.JPG, 83.1.354_REV.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Industrial Design
Description:
Circular brass medal commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Ford Motor Company in 1933; bbverse depicts a grille & Ford signature 1903-1933; reverse depicts a V-8 engine and 30 years of progress legend; coin turn. (Harold E. Hibler & Charles V. Kappen, So Called Dollars, No. 465); coin finish.