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Official Washington Bicentennial Medal

Designer:
Laura Gardin Fraser (American, 1889–1966)
Date:
1932
Medium:
Bronze, dull gold patina
Dimensions:
Diam. 3 in. (7.6 cm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of the U.S. Commission for the Celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the birth of George Washington, 1932
Accession Number:
32.119
Not on view
Inscription: Signed (obverse): LAURA GARDIN FRASER SCULPTOR; inscribed (leg, in margin): WASHINGTON; (reverse, leg): PROCLAIM LIBERTY / THROUGHOUT ALL THE LAND
U.S. Commission for the Celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the birth of George Washington (1932; gift to MMA)

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