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Object ID
2003.57.1
Object Name
Medal, Commemorative
Date Created
1981
Material
Steel
Object Entities
Manufactured, (created by)
Thomopoulos, Elaine (owned by)
Thomopoulos, Elaine (is related to)
Object Description
MEDALLION, ASSUMPTION FESTIVAL OF GODPARENTS - GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH. Silver coin/medal. On one side is the iconic figures of Mary holding Jesus. On the opposite side, it is engraved the following, "Assumption Festival Godparents, 1981, Mother of God Pray for Us", with a cross figure at the bottom.
Origin
Nothing is known involving a "Godparent Festival", but it is assumed that this coin comes from Assumption Greek Orthodox Church in Chicago, Illinois.
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Citation
Medal, Commemorative, 1981, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/7139. Accessed 04/19/21.