Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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medal
  • Edmond Amateis
    1897–1981
    born: Rome, Italy ; died: Clermont, Florida, United States ; active: United States
  • medal, 1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bronze, silver plating
  • Object Diameter: 7.2 cm
    Object Diameter: 2 13/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. Franklin D. Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0098
Multimedia
Description

Recto: At center there is a dog (identified as a Great Dane) perched on top on a stand and it is looking down at another dog. Dog at BL is looking up with bone in its mouth. Text surrounds image.

Verso: At center there is a hawk facing to the left with mouth open and wearing a crown. Hawk is perched on a dead dove. Text at CR and CL.