Requires Photography

Puma (test strike, obverse only)

1959
Designed by Katharine Lane Weems (American, 1899–1989), 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 60 (obverse only)

Dimensions

Overall: Diam: 8.4 x 0.6 cm (3 5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1989.618a

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Medals

Obverse only, test-strike with untrimmed edges.
Obv: A puma in a tree looking back and growling / GOD MADE THE BEAST / K. LANE / WEEMS / ©

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.