Society of Medalists No. 19 Old World - New World 1939 Bronze 73 mm Edward McCartan

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Society of Medalists No. 19 Old World - New World 1939 Bronze 73 mm Edward McCartan

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Society of Medalists No. 19, Old World - New World, issued in 1939.  Struck in Bronze, by the Medallic Art Company, it is 73 mm (2 7/8") in diameter.  The artist is Edward McCartan.  

The obverse shows a Mother and Child cowering before the Four Horseman of the Apocalypse.  There is a Gas Mask at the Mother's knees.  A castle and Ancient ruins are in the background.  Below is "The Old World 1939".  

The reverse shows a Mother reading to a Child beneath shining sun.  There are flowers by the Mother's knees.  New skyscrapers and a lush forest are in the background.  Below is "The New World 1939".

The medal is being offered just as shown, with no box or descriptive pamphlet.

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