Roosevelt Memorial Association Medal of Honor

1923
Designed and engraved by James Earle Fraser (American, 1876–1953), Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990)


Dimensions

Diameter: 3 1/4

Accession Number

RES.54.168

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: FOR · DISTINGVISHED · SERVICE above a bust of Theodore Roosevelt facing right, dated MDCCCLVII / MCMXIX · below and signed J.E. / FRASER / 19©20 at left.
Rev: ROOSEVELT · MEMORIAL · ASSOCIATION / MEDAL OF HONOR/ surrounding a flaming sword and the text IF I MVST CHOOSE / BETWEEN / RIGHTEOVSNESS / AND PEACE I CHOOSE / RIGHTEOVSNESS.
Edge: Medallic Art Co. N.Y.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes