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Decoration Medal

n.d. Paul Manship Born: St. Paul, Minnesota 1885 Died: New York, New York 1966 bronze 3 1/8 x 2 3/4 in. (7.9 x 7.0 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the artist 1965.16.93 Not currently on view


Luce Center Label

Research has not revealed the source of this medal commission or its purpose, although the anchor and crossed dolphins appear in other medals designed by Paul Manship for the armed forces.

Keywords

Animal - porpoise

Object - weapon - axe

sculpture - medal

metal - bronze

cast

relief

About Paul Manship

Born: St. Paul, Minnesota 1885 Died: New York, New York 1966

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