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Distinguished Service Medal

Obv: Eagle with outspread wings holding a sheaf of wheat in one foot and arrows in the other, beneath a cloud with stars in the center / FOR * DISTINGUISHED * SERVICE * MCMXVIII Rev: blank Edge: 1708

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems

1918

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

1989.601

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze and blue enamel

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals