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commemorative medallion

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Dates
1987
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Accession Number
010020167
Description
Commemorative medallion; silver metal circular medallion from the University of Toronto's Faculty of Dentistry with date, illustrations of tooth below a triangle in a circle embossed in centre; medallion is attached to a red ribbon with a grey ribbon in middle; ribbons are stapled to a rectangular…
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Accession Number
010020167
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
MeSH Heading
Commemorative and Association Items
Clothing
MM= Clothing -- accessory
Description
Commemorative medallion; silver metal circular medallion from the University of Toronto's Faculty of Dentistry with date, illustrations of tooth below a triangle in a circle embossed in centre; medallion is attached to a red ribbon with a grey ribbon in middle; ribbons are stapled to a rectangular black velvet mount with silver metal edges; brown fibreboard and metal pieces at back hold velvet in place.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
Nielsen
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1987
Date Remarks
Printed on artefact
Material
metal: silver
fabric: black, red, grey
fibreboard: brown
Inscriptions
Embossed on medallion: "THE INNER CIRCLE // U. OF T. DENTISTRY // 1987"; engraved on corners of mount: "nielsen"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 14.8 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 1.8 cm
Condition Remarks
One staple loose on medallion ribbon; masking tape in back of mount
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Malcolm Yasny
CD #10
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; this item was donated by the Canadian Fund for Dental Education/Canadian Dental Association; a note from the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Alumni Affairs states that this limited edition medallion is the first in a series to be struck honouring members of the Inner Circle; for 1987, only 89 were produced; the Inner Circle commemorated a group of donors who donated a significant amount of money to the Faculty of Dentistry during their "Completion Campaign" to complete a major addition to their building
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