Nederl Nijverheids Tent. Rotterdam 1928 [The Netherlands Industrial Exhibition Rotterdam 1928]

 
Nederl Nijverheids Tent. Rotterdam 1928 [The Netherlands Industrial Exhibition Rotterdam 1928]
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  • Title :     Nederl Nijverheids Tent. Rotterdam 1928 [The Netherlands Industrial Exhibition Rotterdam 1928]
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     TD1990.123.15
  • Country:     Netherlands Rotterdam
  • Date:     1928
  • Dimensions:     Inches 1/4 2-3/8 diameter, Centimeters 0.6 6.0 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Collection Theme:     Art Deco
  • Subject:     Exhibition/Events , Industry , Medal/Medallion/Medallic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1990.123.15 OBVERSE.JPG, TD1990.123.15 REVERSE.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Art Deco
Description:
Circular bronze medallion with obverse depicting a close-up of cog wheels, with inscription on one of them, against bird's-eye view of the city and river (Rotterdam with Maas-area); reverse depicts a bird's-eye view of a building complex, probably an industrial complex near harbor.