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Dwight D. Eisenhower and Richard M. Nixon, Second Inaugural Medal

Title
Inaugural Medal, Eisenhower and Nixon (duplicate)
Artist
Walker Kirtland Hancock, 1901 - 30 Dec 1998
Foundry
Medallic Art Company
Sitter
Dwight David Eisenhower, 14 Oct 1890 - 28 Mar 1969
Richard Milhous Nixon, 9 Jan 1913 - 22 Apr 1994
Date
1957
Type
Medal
Medium
Bronze
Dimensions
Medal: 6.8 × 0.3 cm (2 11/16 × 1/8")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery of Art (Gift of the Society of Medalists) The Corcoran Gallery of Art, one of the country’s first private museums, was established in 1869 to promote art and American genius. In 2014 the Works from the Corcoran Collection were distributed to institutions in Washington, D.C.
Object number
NPG.2019.43
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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Place
United States\New York\New York