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Beverly Massachusetts 300th Anniversary Medal

1968
Designed by Alice Bolan Preston (1888–1958)


Object Place: Beverly, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: Diam: 3.7 x 0.3 cm (1 7/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1989.605

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Medals

Obv: The ship, Abigail, at sea / 300TH ANNIVERSARY OF INCORPORATION 1668-1968 / ABIGAIL / 1628
Rev: The crest of the Town of Beverly (two otters, two books, and a lamp) / TOWN OF BEVERLY, MASS. 1668 / BONO BUPLICO LAETAMUR

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems