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medal for the 100th anniversary of the University of Buenos Aires
  • E. de la Corcova
    active: Argentina
  • medal for the 100th anniversary of the University of Buenos Aires, 1921
  • Where object was made: Argentina
  • bronze
  • Object Height: 9.5 cm
    Object Height: 3 3/4 in
  • Gift of Dr. Franklin D. Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0161.01
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Description

Recto: Text at center. Foliage at TC. Medal is shaped like a tombstone.

Verso: Image of woman standing, wearing a draping garment and holding a torch in her right hand. Text at TC and CL.