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Ceres medal
  • John Clements Gregory
    active: United States
  • Ceres medal, 1939
  • 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
  • 1954.0102

Recto: Bust of a human set in profile and facing to the right (identified as Ceres). Figure has long hair. Strand of wheat tied in hair. A cloud design is set in background of figure. Text surrounds image.

Verso: Image of plant material at center is leaved and has a flower blossom. Text surrounds image.