G-32/24a. Commemorative bronze medal "George Gershwin" (w/d)

Obverse

GEORGE GERSHWIN

Gershwin at work

1898 / 1937

Medallist's initials at right: JDL and bottom: W

Reverse

BROOKLYN-BORN / COMPOSER GEORGE / GERSHWIN REACHED THE / HEART OF AMERICA WITH / HIS ORIGINAL AND TRULY / AMERICAN MUSIC, NOTABLY / "RHAPSODY IN BLUE" AND THE / OPERA "PORGY AND BESS" HE / DIED OF CANCER IN 1937.

American eagle

Specifications
Article: G-32/24a
Type: Commemorative medal
Year: w/d
Country: USA
Designer: JDL
Metal: Bronze
Diameter: 38,0 mm