Courage

Avard-Tennyson Fairbanks, American, 1897 - 1987

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1933

Bronze medal

Overall: 3 1/2 × 2 5/16 × 3/16 in. (8.9 × 5.9 × 0.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Roger Arvid Anderson Collection - 250th Anniversary Gift, 1769-2019

2016.64.113

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Medal

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, on obverse, lower right: Avard Fairbanks SC 1933 Copyright; lower left: COURAGE; inscribed, on reverse: DEDICATED/ to all / those who have / the courage to / face adversity / with a conquering / spirit. Stamped, bottom edge: MEDALLIC ART CO.NY.

Publication History

Roger Arvid Anderson, The Roger Arvid Anderson Collection, Medals, Medallions, Plaquettes and Small Reliefs, Paintings, Sculpture, Works on Paper and Textiles, San Francisco: Roger Arvid Anderson (published privately), design by David L. Wilson, 2015, p. 237.

Provenance

Acquired by Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, date unknown; lent to present collection, 1998; given to present collection, 2016.

Old Number

EL.S.998.42.13

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