John F. Kennedy
Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990)
Object Place: United States
Diameter and weight: 70 mm, 155.9 gm (2 3/4 in., 5.5 oz.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obv: JOHN FITZGERALD KENNEDY around a bust of Kennedy facing to the left, signed PAUL MANSHIP © 1961 below the truncation of the bust.
Rev: PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA / INAUGURATED / JANUARY 20th 1961 around the Presidential Seal of the United States
Edge: MEDALLIC ART CO N.Y. BRONZE
Cornelius C. Vermeule, III, by 1971; to the MFA, 2005.
Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III
Reproduced with permission.