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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1943.1636
People
Mahonri Mackintosh Young, American (Salt Lake City, UT 1877 - 1957 Norwalk, CT)
Title
Commemorating Twelfth Night Celebration of the Century Association
Classification
Medals and Medallions
Work Type
medal
Date
1933
Places
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/229381
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: obverse, bottom edge of bust: Mahonri 1933
  • inscription: Obverse: Nox duodecima MCMXXXIII; reverse: Centuria Memor Grataque. Austin Strong/Frank Holden/Henry Clapp Smith/Ernest Tyler/Augustus Vincent Tack/Ernest Peixotto/Albert Herter/Paul Manship/et al
Provenance
Grenville L. Winthrop, New York, NY; his bequest to the Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Accession Year
1943
Object Number
1943.1636
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: profile portrait of man wearing laurel wreath. There is a cast of this medal at the Metropolitan Museum.

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