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AMERICA'S PEACE GOALS

Jewelry, 1917

Description of the artwork «AMERICA'S PEACE GOALS»

AMERICA'S PEACE GOALS
(Americas Friedenschiele)

1917, Blackened cast iron, satirical medal, 57.8 mm, 58.2 g, Frankenheiss 1466.

Obverse: Uncle Sam on an armed merchant sailing ship tries to steer the ship from the stern, sitting with his back to the bow. On the Fridenshile border (Objects of the World). K to G, divided in half by the sails.

Reverse: An Englishman, shipwrecked and drowning, trying to catch a life preserver with the inscription "America". On the border: "February 3, 1917.
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Art form: Jewelry

Date of creation: 1917