Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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medal
  • Anna Hyatt Huntington
    1876–1973
    born: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
  • medal, 1943
  • 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
  • 1954.0062
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Description

Recto: Image of elephant standing on three legs with fourth leg slightly raised. Elephant is feeding off grass, bringing food to mouth with trunk. At bottom there is tall grass.

Verso: Scene of watering hole with wildebeast, horses, and wild boar using the water. Two horses drink from watering hole as one stands behind. Wildebeast is walking through while wild boar drinks. At TC is a fern.