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    Please note: Autographs from the Leonard Finger collection have not been autenticated by Spence/Grad but we believe these autographs to be as stated.

    An 88mm. GUTZON BORGLUM silvered lead medallion (signed G.B. within an apple) depicts "The New Theatre. Presented by the Founders to Winthrop Ames. November 1909." and a nude allegorical female figure on the reverse (BU with slight bend along right edge)–attributed as a "member’s medal" for the A.N.A. A 74mm. sterling silver medallion produced by Medallic Art Company and signed B. L. Pratt depicts various classical and allegorical figures and is inscribed "The New Theatre of New York 1909." (UNC) A bronze 70mm. uninscribed award medal reads "The James K. Hackett Medal. Presented by James K. Hackett. President of Graduating Class C.C.N.Y. 1891. Awarded to..." (UNC. Produced by Medallic Art and signed Albert D’Andrea). A 60mm. brass medal depicts William Morris and commemorates his 1938 "Fortieth Anniversary." (UNC) A 62mm. bronze medal by Gorham depicts "Jane Cowl as Juliet" and was issued in 1923 for a New York High Schools "Romeo and Juliet Essay Competition." (UNC) A 50mm. brass uniface medal by Medallic Art shows "John Drew. Mar. XXII MDCCCLXII– MCMXXIII (UNC). Finally, a 58mm. bronze medal by Jaray depicts the German producer Max Reinhardt and is mounted on a small wooden easel (UNC).

    ‡ The owner placed a late bid on this unreserved lot and repurchased it, subject to applicable commission.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2003
    9th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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