Anthony de Francisci, Elbert H. Gary United States Steel Corporation Service Medal (obverse), 1926, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate, 1966.110.23
This uniface medal sample is one of several Anthony de Francisci created to honor Elbert Gary (1846-1927), who founded the United States Steel Corporation in 1901, and after whom the city of Gary, Indiana, is named. The sample represents the obverse of the true medal on which a portrait of Gary would appear.
Elbert H. Gary United States Steel Corporation Service Medal (obverse)
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1 1/8 in. (3.0 cm) diam.
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate
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- Portrait male – Gary, Elbert H. – bust
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