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Brotherhood (Swords into Ploughshares reverse)

Obv: Two nude figures shaking hands, one caped and the other with a palm branch / TO*DWELL*TOGETHER*IN*UNITY*BEHOLD*HOW*GOOD*AND*HOW*PLEASANT*IT*IS*FOR*BRETHEREN / PSALM 133 / © / P.D. Rev: An olive branch and a ploughshare / THEY SHALL BEAT THEIR SWORDS * INTO PLOUGHSHARES / © / PD Edge: THE...

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Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems

1953

Mint

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

SOM Issue 48

Accession Number

1989.525

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals