Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

medal
  • Bruce Moore
    1905–1980
    born: Bern, Kansas, United States ; died: Washington, DC, United States
  • 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
  • 1954.0073
Multimedia
Description

Recto: Image of mother protecting baby. Her ears are set foreward and eyes are wide open. Tree in background. Text surrounds image.

Verso: Image of vulture perched and waiting to strike. At LR and LL there are dead trees.