William Barber (American, born England, 1807-1879). <em>Charles Loring Elliott Medal</em>, ca. 1870. Bronze, 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 3/16 in. (6.4 x 6.4 x 0.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of M. Christman Zulli, 86.248.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 86.248.3_side1_cropped_bw.jpg)

Charles Loring Elliott Medal

Artist:William Barber

Medium: Bronze

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1870

Dimensions: 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 3/16 in. (6.4 x 6.4 x 0.5 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 86.248.3

Image: 86.248.3_side1_cropped_bw.jpg,ruler in original

Catalogue Description:
Circular medal. Obverse: Profile bust of bearded man with "ELLIOTT" to left of head and "1870" beneath. Reverse: Laurel wealth surrounding blank and wreath itself surrounded by the words "NATIONAL ACADEMY OF DESIGN / NEW YORK." CONDITION: Normal wear, good.

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