- Description (Brief)
- This medallion was made by the Scovill Manufacturing Company of Waterbury, Connecticut during the early 20th century. The Scovill Company was established in 1802 as a button manufacturer and is still in business today. Scovill was an early industrial American innovator, adapting armory manufacturing processes to mass-produce a variety of consumer goods including buttons, daguerreotype mats, and campaign medals. There is a ring at the top to the medallion could be worn.
- Obverse: Central image of a deer, surrounded by images of a fasces, Lady Liberty, hands shaking, and two children.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- Scovill Manufacturing Company
- overall: 5 cm; 1 15/16 in
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- accession number
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- Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
- Industry & Manufacturing
- Scovill Manufacturing Collection
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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