Exhibit#1 Brookgreen Collection
World War I Victory Medal

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Record 1007/1203
Copyright Statement
Accession# 2006.013
Collection Art Objects
Credit line Gift of John O. Sands
Description A round (1 1/4 inch diameter) bronze medal attached to a rainbow-striped silk ribbon (1 1/2 x 1- 3/8 inch) with a pin bar. The obverse depcits a robed angel with a sheild and sword. The reverse depicts a sheild emblazoned with "US" and framed with the names of the 13 victorious countries and inscribed across the top: " The Great War for Civilization." The medal is accompanied by the origainal box from the Art Medal Works Inc., Neward, NJ, dated March 27, 1920.
Object ID S.2006.013
Object Name Medal
Recfrom John O. Sands
Sub-category Art
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