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Mexico City 1968 Olympics medallion

1967
William Spratling (American, 1900–1967)


Object Place: Taxco, Mexico

Dimensions

Overall: 4.9 × 5.6 × 0.6 cm (1 15/16 × 2 3/16 × 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2017.4313

Medium or Technique

Silver gilt

Not On View

Classifications

Medallions

Markings

Marked on reverse: "WILLIAM SPRATLING•TAXCO•MEXICO" around ".925" and conjoined script "WS"

Provenance

By 2017, Penny Morrill, McClean, Virginia; 2017, gift of Morrill to the MFA. (Accession date: December 14, 2017)

Credit Line

Gift of Penny Morrill