New York Tercentenary Medal

  • Paul Manship, New York Tercentenary Medal, 1914, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1965.16.79

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Paul Manship’s New York Tercentenary Medal commemorates the 300th anniversary of the founding of New York in 1614. The design for the reverse depicts a Native American offering the peace pipe to a Dutch explorer whose ship lies in the background.

Title
New York Tercentenary Medal
Artist
Date
1914
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm.) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Mediums Description
bronze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group – male
  • Architecture – boat – sailing ship
  • Allegory – place – New York City
  • Object – furniture – chair
Object Number
1965.16.79
Palette
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