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St. Joseph of Copertino medal
  • Carl Paul Jennewein
    active: United States
  • St. Joseph of Copertino medal, early-mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • brass
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 25 mm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 1 in
  • Gift of Elizabeth Raymond in memory of Ida G. Raymond
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0042

Recto: Image of man (St. Joseph of Copertino) wearing draping material and appears to be in flight. Divine halo placed around his head. Man has arms raised and there is an eagle in flight directly behind him. Text surround simage.

Verso: Text at center with leafy branches at TC and BC.