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Massachusetts Institute of Technology Goodwin Medal

1952
Designed by Katharine Lane Weems (American, 1899–1989)


Object Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: Diam: 7.6 x 0.3 cm (3 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1989.598a-b

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: A hand extending from the left holding thunderbolts that flash from the hand into clouds below / MASSACHUSETTS * INSTITUTE * OF * TECHNOLOGY *
Rev: An open book with a lamp and laurel branches / FOR * CONSPICUOUSLY * EFFECTIVE * TEACHING / AWARDED TO / [blank] / GOODWIN MEDAL

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.