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medallion
  • Raymond Fernand Loewy
    1893–1986
    born: Paris, France ; died: Monaco
  • medallion, 1938
  • Where object was made: United States
  • Object Diameter: 7 cm
    Object Diameter: 2 3/4 in
  • Gift of Mrs. E.V. McCollum
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0002.05
Multimedia
Description

Recto: At center there is an image of wings, a chemistrty bottle, and a snake posed in an S curve. Text at bottom. The left side is silver colored and the right side is gold colored.

Verso: At TC there are images of a man with a hand cradling his head, a jellyfish, whale, and eagle. At BC there is a detailed image of a hand. Text surrounds image. The left side is silver colored and the right side is gold colored.