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God the Creator (Creating Heaven and Earth reverse)

Obv: Standing nude figure of God creating two spheres with one hand and holding down a male and female figure with the other / IN THE BEGINNING GOD CREATED THE HEAVEN AND THE EARTH Rev: Robed figure of God sitting cross-legged with one hand on his chin and the other holding a compass / AND GOD...

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Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1951

Mint

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

SOM Issue 43

Accession Number

1989.523

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals