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Gloria (Fama reverse)

Bronze. Obverse: A nude, winged child, standing on one foot, who holds a laurel wreath in each hand. Inscription: GLORIA. Reverse: In center is large cicada. Inscribed on either side : F A M A. Inscribed on side of medal (.6 cm. width) At top: "The Society of Medalists Seventh Issue". At bottom:...

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Credit Line

Gift of John M. Woolsey, Jr.

1933

Catalogue Raisonné

SOM Issue 07

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 7.3 cm

Accession Number

1988.422

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals