Decoration Medal

  • Paul Manship, Decoration Medal, n.d., bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1965.16.93

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.

Title
Decoration Medal
Artist
Date
n.d.
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
3 182 34 in. (7.97.0 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Mediums Description
bronze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Animal – porpoise
  • Object – weapon – axe
Object Number
1965.16.93
Palette
Linked Open Data
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