Washington Irving (1783-1859)
Overall: 1/4 x 7 in. ( 0.6 x 17.8 cm )
inscriptions: Verso: "ST. NICHOLAS SOCIETY/DECEMBER 6 1907" box label: on back: "Original box label states: Modelled by Mr. H.K. Bush-Brown. REB Co." inscribed: on front of medalion: "EKB"
Bas-relief portrait: Full faced image turned slightly to the left, in original cardboard box.
Washington Irving was one of the founders of the St. Nicholas Society, the donating institution.
Gift of The Saint Nicholas Society of the City of New York
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