Requires Photography

Medical Research (Spider and Web reverse)

1968
Designed by Terry Iles, Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990), Distributed by Society of Medalists (founded in 1930)


Mint: New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

SOM Issue 78

Dimensions

Overall: Diam: 7.3 x 0.6 cm (2 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1989.552

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Medals

Obv: A scientist looking into a microscope / *PERSEVERANCE AND DEDICATION* / T. ILES © 1968
Rev: A spider in its web with a flowering branch below /
Edge: THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS 78TH ISSUE - NOV 1968 TERRY ILES, SC. © / MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y.

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems