Medal with Personification of Agriculture
Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 1/8 in. (3.5 x 3.5 x 0.3 cm) (show scale)
On obverse, lower left: illegible initials, possibly "C.E.B."[?]
Gift of M. Christmann Zulli
Circular medal. Obverse: Classical female figure representing Agriculture standing in field with attributes such as scythe and plow. Reverse: blank except for "AWARDED" at top.
CONDITION: Normal wear, good.
William Barber (American, born England, 1807-1879). Medal with Personification of Agriculture, ca. 1870. Bronze, 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 1/8 in. (3.5 x 3.5 x 0.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of M. Christmann Zulli, 86.248.6. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 86.248.6_side1_cropped_bw.jpg)
side, ruler in original, 86.248.6_side1_cropped_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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