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Underwater Swimmer (Seascape reverse)

1964
Designed by Frank Eliscu (1912–1996), 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 70

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1989.544

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Medals

Obv: A diver swimming underwater with plants and fish
Rev: Coral, a sanddollar, a sea urchin, a starfish and seaweed with tropical fish / ELISCU / © 1964
Edge: THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS 70TH ISSUE - NOV. 1964 - FRANK ELISCU, SC. © / MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems