Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Boy Scouts of America medal
  • Karl Heinrich Gruppe
    1893–1982
    born: Rochester, New York, United States
  • Boy Scouts of America medal, 1952
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bronze
  • Object Diameter: 7.2 cm
    Object Diameter: 2 13/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. Franklin D. Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0053
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Description
Exhibitions

Recto: At CL there is a male figure standing in uniform and holding two signal flags. At BR there is a male figure in uniform sitting and using binoculars. To the left of standing figure there is a lit lamp placed on top of stack of books. Text above images.

Verso: Image of Bald Eagle with wings spread and holding a chain together with its talons.