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Lincoln Medal

1909
Bela Lyon Pratt (American, 1867–1917)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number

1988.149

Medium or Technique

Red lacquered bronze

Not On View

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Vermeule: “Obv: Bust of Abraham Lincoln facing right / CENTENNIAL - OF - ABRAHAM LINCOLN MCMIX / signed B. L. PRATT on edge of bust Rev: Eagle with wings spread in heraldic fashion on olive branches, above; bundle of lictor’s rods below / GOVERNMENT / OF THE PEOPLE / BY THE PEOPLE / FOR THE PEOPLE / SHALL NOT PERISH / FROM THE EARTH”

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Walter Muir Whitehill