Clean (from Norman Rockwell's Spirit of Scouting Medal Set)
The Clean 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 carrying a basket full of trash in his hands. The basket is labeled KEEP AMERICA BEAUTIFUL. A bicycle tire is draped over his proper left forearm. 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
coins & medals
obverse: CLEAN / Norman / Rockwell / [sculptor's mark?] reverse: A SCOUT IS / CLEAN / He keeps clean in body and thought; stands for / clean speech, clean sport, clean habits; and travels / with a clean crowd. 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
[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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