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Honorand: Bakelite Corporation, American, 1910–1939
Manufacturer: Gorham Manufacturing Company, American, 1865–1967

Bakelite Corporation Silver Anniversary Medal

1935

Ochre-colored Bakelite

2.48 g, 12:00, 34.30 mm
Gift of Graham C. Boettcher, B.A. 1995, Ph.D. 2006
2006.134.5
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Manufactured in Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Dr. Graham C. Boettcher, Birmingham, Ala., to 2004; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 90, no. 48.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.