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Walt Whitman (Leaves of Grass reverse)

Obv: Three-quarter portait bust of Walt Whitman / *OUT OF THE CRADLE ENDLESSLY ROCKING* / 1819 * WALT * WHITMAN * 1892 / P. © F. Rev: A chirping bird on a flowering lilac branch / LEAVES OF GRASS / FIRST PUBLICATION / 1855 Edge: THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS 54TH ISSUE - NOV 1956 PAUL FJELDE. SC. /...

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Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems

1956

Mint

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

SOM Issue 54

Accession Number

1989.531

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals