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Medallic Art

Augustus Saint-Gaudens

American, 1848–1907

The Women’s Auxiliary of the Massachusetts Civil Service Reform Association Presentation Medal, 1905–06

Bronze

Dia. 4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm)

Gift of Lisa Baskin, Class of 1964, and Leonard Baskin, for the Marqusee Collection of American Medals

94.015

Norman Bel Geddes

American, 1893–1958

General Motors 25th Anniversary Medal, 1933

Bronze silverplate

Dia. 3 in. (7.62 cm)

Gift of Janet Marqusee, Class of 1952, and John E. Marqusee, Class of 1951; The Frank and Rosa Rhodes Collection

94.007.076

Anthony de Francisci

American, born Italy, 1887–1964

Fiat Vita (Let There Be Life), Society of Medallist 12th Issue, 1935

Silver

Dia. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)

Gift of Janet Marqusee, Class of 1952, and John E. Marqusee, Class of 1951; The Frank and Rosa Rhodes Collection

94.007.040