Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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medal
  • Lorado Taft
    1860–1931
    born: Elmwood, Illinois, United States ; died: Illinois, United States
  • medal, 1935
  • 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
  • 1954.0083
Multimedia
Description

Recto: Image of woman set in profile with her hair wrapped and facing to the right. Text above image.

Verso: Five women are all gathered near a water source. Three closest to the water have their breasts exposed. They carry shell shaped bowls to gather water.