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January 31, 2011

Winter Carnival Medallion

Filed under: Item of the Day — Adam Harris @ 9:39 am

Winter Carnival Medallion, frontWinter Carnival Medallion, back

St. Paul Winter Carnival souvenir medallion featuring the 1887 Ice Palace and highlighting winter sports. The text on the front reads, “ST. PAUL ICE PALACE & WINTER CARNIVAL / 1887.” The back features five winter scenes and four symbols of winter sports. The text on the back reads, “CITY OF ST. PAUL / INCORPORATED MARCH 4 1854.” Manufacturer unknown, 1887.

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