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Canonization Day - St. Joan of Arc Medal

about 1920–28
Tiffany & Co. (American, active 1837–present), Distributed by National Association of Women Painters and Sculptors


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 4.3 x 2.9 cm (1 11/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1989.615

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: Sword with crown around the blade and framed by fleur-de-lys on either side
Rev: Joan of Arc on horseback with sword raised / CANONIZATION DAY / ST. JOAN OF ARC / 1411- 1431 / NEW YORK 16. MAY / 1920
Edge: KATHARINE LANE / TIFFANY & Co / FINE GOLD YYY

Provenance

Probably awarded to Katharine Lane Weems in 1928 (date on box); to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.