Edward Alexander MacDowell Commemorative Medal (from Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Medal Series)
sculptor producer issuer
The medal's obverse design depicts a bust image of Edward Alexander MacDowell, an American composer and pianist of the late Romantic period. On the medal's reverse, a nude female figure is pictured with a robe wrapped around her waist. In her proper right hand, she holds a harp.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
1 3/4 inches (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
coins & medals
obverse: THE HALL OF FAME FOR GREAT AMERICANS AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY / EDWARD ALEXANDER MacDOWELL / 1861 / 1908 / C. P. JENNEWEIN Sc. reverse: FAMA / DEMPER / VIVAT edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE
MacDowell, Edward, 1860-1908; New York University. Hall of Fame for Great Americans
[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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