User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

University of North Dakota Medal

Obv: AN INVITATION TO LEARNING around a laureate bust facing right, ALMA / MATER to right, SEEK / KNOWLEDGE / GAIN / WISDOM / & RENDER / LOVE for / HUMANITY / THROUGH GREATER SERVICE along the left and bottom, signed Avard Fairbanks along the edge of the bust. Rev: THE UNIVERSITY OF / NORTH...

Show Full Description

Provenance

Sold Collectors Auctions Limited, Danbury, CT, September 7, 1990, lot 113, to Cornelius C. Vermeule, III; to MFA, 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Cornelius C. Vermeule III

1970

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 70 mm, 193.2 gm (2 3/4 in., 6.81 oz.)

Accession Number

2005.1162

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals