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Massachusetts Institute of Technology: An Alumni Tribute to William Barton Rogers Medal

1916
Designed by Charles Keck (1875–1951), Struck by Whitehead & Hoag


Object Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: Diam: 6.8 x 0.3 cm (2 11/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1989.600

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: A woman in classical dress holding a spear and shield and standing before a classical building / THE MASSACHVSETTS INSTITVTE OF TECHNOLOGY MCMXVI / C. KECK / SC
Rev: A neoclassical building at MIT with trees on either side / IN MEMORY / OF ITS FOUNDER / WILLIAM BARTON ROGERS / AN ALVMNI TRIBVTE / AT THE DEDICATION OF / THE NEW BUILDINGS / 1866 on the building
Edge: WHITEHEAD - HOAG

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems