Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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medal
  • United States
  • medal, date unknown
  • Where object was made: United States
  • Object Diameter: 4.8 cm
    Object Diameter: 1 7/8 in
  • Museum purchase through The Kansas University Endowment Association
  • Not on display
  • 1956.0026
Multimedia
Description

Recto: Image of draped woman on a lounge chair holding a small child. Chair has decorated back and short legs. Text at CR, CL, and BC. Sunburst at TC. bust of male figure set in profile and facing left.

Verso: Image of winged figure standing on top of demonic figure (Saint Michael casting out the Devil). Winged figure carries a shield, a sword and wears armor. Democi figure has lower body of a serpent, two horns, carries a dagger in right hand and torch in left hand, and has wings of a bat. Text at TR and TL.