Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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medal
  • Erwin Frederick Springweiler
    1896–1968
    born: Pforzheim, Germany
  • medal, 1941
  • 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
  • 1954.0101
Multimedia
Description

Recto: Image of a polar bear standing on ledge with head turned up toward the sky. At CR there are birds in flight. At LR there appears to be icebergs and a body of water. Text surrounds image.

Verso: Image of four penguins standing on ice. Two face toe the laft and two face to the right. Icebergs and water in background. Text above and below image.