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The Society of Medalists 3rd Issue

The Society of Medalists 3rd Issue
The Society of Medalists 3rd Issue
The Society of Medalists 3rd Issue
Title
The Society of Medalists 3rd Issue
Date 
1931
Medium 
Bronze; paper
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 7/8 in. ( 7.3 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing four stylized figures of Native Americans of the Hopi tribe performing the ritual Snake Dance; inscription below exergual line: "HOPI." Reverse shows a group of running nude male figures of Hopi Indians holding snakes against the background of mountains and stormy sky; inscription below exergual line"PRAYER FOR RAIN."
Object Number 
INV.5536
Marks 
inscription: obverse, at lower right within field: "H A MacNeil" inscription: edge, upper center: "THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS THIRD ISSUE"; lower center: "MEDALLIC ART CO.N" inscription: reverse, lower left: trademark symbol
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group