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In Peace and War

Designer:
Chester Beach (American, San Francisco, California 1881–1956 Brewster, New York)
Date:
1937
Medium:
Bronze, light brown patina
Dimensions:
Diam. 2-7/8 inches (7.3 cm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of the Society of Medalists, 1937
Accession Number:
37.167.1
Not on view
Signature: Signed (on observe): BEACH/1937

Inscription: Incsription (in margin, obverse): IN PEACE SONS BURY THEIR FATHER; (margin, reverse): IN WAR THE FATHERS BURY THEIR SONS

Marking: Copyright mark (in margin): c (encircled); (edge): THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS/SIXTEENTH ISSUE/CHESTER BEACH SCULPTOR/MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y./BRONZE
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