Paul Revere Sesquicentennial Medal (reverse)

  • Anthony de Francisci, Paul Revere Sesquicentennial Medal (reverse), 1925, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci, 1966.51.75

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The American Numismatic Society issued a Paul Revere Sesquicentennial Medal in 1925 to mark the 150th anniversary of the start of the Revolutionary War. A profile of Revere appears with symbols of his military service and of his trade as Boston’s foremost silversmith.

Title
Paul Revere Sesquicentennial Medal (reverse)
Artist
Date
1925
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
2 1/2 in. (6.3 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci

Mediums
Mediums Description
bronze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Revere, Paul – bust
  • Occupation – craft – smith
  • Object – weapon – sword
Object Number
1966.51.75
Palette
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