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The Courteous medal is a part of a twelve-medal collection designed by Norman Rockwell. On the medal's obverse, a Boy Scout is shown in uniform tipping his hat to a woman, who holds a small child and wraps her arm around another. On the reverse, the Boy Scouts of America logo is pictured above the inscriptions.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
1 1/2 inches (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
obverse: COURTEOUS / Norman / Rockwell / [sculptor's mark?] reverse: A SCOUT IS / COURTEOUS / He is polite to all, especially to women, children / old people, and the weak and helpless. He must / not take pay for being helpful or courteous. edge: STERLING / [The Franklin Mint symbol - a capital F with a stretched M across the middle, in a small square] / 72 / P
Boy Scouts; Rockwell, Norman, 1894-1978--Collectibles
coins & medals
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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