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Harvard University D.K.E. Award Medal

Object Number: 
1939.522
Date: 
1907
Medium: 
Silver, silk
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 5/8 in. ( 4.1 cm ) Overall: 29 x 1 5/8 in. ( 73.7 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Silver die-struck medal suspdended from red and black silk satin ribbons by two circular loops; obverse depicts coat of arms of Harvard University with winged globe inscribed "DKE" and crossed swords above; scrolling band inscribed in Greek beneath. Reverse bears inscription: "AKE/A/HARVARD/1852"; band engraved with donor's name and year " '07" above.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Norreys Jephson O'Conor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group