Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Wise Virgins medal
  • Henry Kreis
    born: Essen, Germany
  • The Wise Virgins medal, 1947
  • 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
  • 1954.0069

Recto: Foreground features a woman wearing a wrap and facing to the left. In background at CR there are four women standing.

Verso: Image of five women. Two are seated and three are standing. Cats positioned at CL and CR face each other.