Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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medal
  • Leopold Wiener
    1823–1891
    active: Belgium
  • medal, 1853
  • Where object was made: Belgium
  • bronze
  • Object Diameter: 6.1 cm
    Object Diameter: 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of Dr. Franklin D. Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0056
Multimedia
Description

Recto: Bust of man facing left. He is wearing a military uniform with Maltese Cross medals on jacket. Collar of jacket is detailed design. Text surrounds image.

Verso: Image of wreath along border with text inside. At TC there is a snake wrapped around a mirror.