Deutsche Kampfspiele (German National Games); Men Wrestling (obverse); Cologne Cathedral (reverse)

Unknown German, German

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1926

Bronze medal

Overall: 3 1/2 × 3 1/2 × 5/16 in. (8.9 × 8.9 × 0.8 cm)

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

2016.64.83

Geography/Culture

Europe, Germany

Period

20th century

Object Name

Sculpture: Plaquette

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

obv: Inscribed, around top edge: DEUTSCHE.KAMPFSPIELE; inscribed, bottom center edge: 1926 rev: Inscribed, bottom center: DER SIEGREICHEN / MUSTERRIEGE / ALTERSKLASSE

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. 232-233.

Provenance

Acquired by Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, date unknown; lent to present collection, 1993; given to present collection, 2016.

Old Number

EL.S.993.19.118

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