This is a better condition example than available for display in the Hoboken museum. Very few of these were ever catalogued and none are on the market anywhere at this time.
Art Nouveau style plate or medallion “Modesty” with nude cast by C. Buchholtz Company, Hoboken, N.J., 1923. Cast bronze in high relief with antique patina, circa 4-1/8″ diameter x 3/8″ high. Titled in block letters beneath scene: Modesty. Incised lettering on bottom: Compliments of C. Buchholtz Co. Hoboken, N.J. 1923.
A seated nude woman seen from the back in a pastoral setting. The item may have also been considered as an ashtray or paperweight.
Company was located at 73 Adams St. – See more at: http://hoboken.pastperfectonline.com/webobject/1646680E-FBD6-48B0-9504-528754481420#sthash.qSEKlYtO.dpuf