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National Air Races 1930 Bronze Medal

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National Air Races 1930 Bronze Medal

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Auction Date:2017 Apr 20 @ 18:00 (UTC-5 : EST/CDT)
Location:236 Commercial St., Suite 100, Boston, Massachusetts, 02109, United States
ALS - Autograph Letter Signed
ANS - Autograph Note Signed
AQS - Autograph Quotation Signed
AMQS - Autograph Musical Quotation Signed
DS - Document Signed
FDC - First Day Cover
Inscribed - “Personalized”
ISP - Inscribed Signed Photograph
LS - Letter Signed
SP - Signed Photograph
TLS - Typed Letter Signed
Scarce medal issued for the 10th anniversary of the 1930 National Air Races held in Chicago, Illinois, from August 23 to September 1, 1930. Bronze, 63.5 mm, 97 gm, by Oskar J. W. Hansen. Struck by the Medallic Art Co. of New York. The front shows an Art deco-style bust of a pilot in a leather flying helmet with laurel leaf crown and up turned wings in the background, with raised text below: "The Olympiad of the Air"; the reverse depicts two soaring figures and is engraved with the event name, "1930 National Air Races, 10 Anniversary, Chicago." In fine condition.