1914 US Volunteer Life Saving Corps (USVLSC) Sports Medal In Bronze
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1914 US Volunteer Life Saving Corps (USVLSC) Sports Medal In Bronze

Code: cgpg00001a


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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1914 bronze sports medal for the United States Volunteer Life Saving Corps (USVLSC). The USVLSC existed in fifteen states where there were no federally-run life-saving stations and acted to supplement the U. S. Life Saving Service. The medal is engraved on reverse, and was for the winner of a 75 yard dash competition, Henrietta Van Twisk.

VINTAGE: Circa 1914.

SIZE: Approximately 1-13/16" in height and 1-1/8" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Bronze, enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Suspension loop.

MARKINGS: 75 YDS. DASH SEPT. '14 HENRIETTA VAN TWISK.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Coast Guard-related collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VEJX12 LABEX11/12

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The medal shows some small spots of light to medium wear.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.