First Lady Jacqueline B. Kennedy

Designed and engraved by Frank Gasparro (American, 1909–2001)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 34 mm, 16.1 gm (1 5/16 in., 0.57 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1159

Medium or Technique

Varnished bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: · JACQUELINE · BOUVIER · KENNEDY · around a bust of Kennedy facing to the right.
Rev: · THE FIRST LADY OF THE / UNITED STATES OF AMERICA · around Thomas Crawford’s figure of Columbia from the Capitol Dome.
Edge: plain.

Provenance

Cornelius C. Vermeule, III, by 1971; to the MFA, 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III