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Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849)

Object Number: 
1909.36
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Copper alloy
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 7/8 in. ( 17.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: on proper left edge: "R. B.W. N. Y." inscribed: over top of medallion: "EDGAR ALLAN POE" inscribed: on either side of image: "MDCCIX MCMIX" inscribed: on back in pencil, three times: "Feb 3/09"
Description: 
Bas-relief portrait
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Samuel V. Hoffman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group