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Dionysus (Satyrs Treading Grapes reverse)

1930
Designed by Paul H. Manship (American, 1885–1966), Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990), Distributed by Society of Medalists (founded in 1930)


Mint: New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

SOM Issue 02

Dimensions

Overall: Diam: 7.3 x 0.8 cm (2 7/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1989.519

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv.: Head of Dionysus with grapes / HAIL*TO*DIONYSIS*WHO*FIRST* DISCOVERED*THE*MAGIC*OF*THE*GRAPE
Rev.: Two satyrs treading a wine press, two bunches of grapes and a vine encircle their heads / © P. MANSHIP 1930
Edge: THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS SECOND ISSUE / MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y.”

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.