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Medal - Ballet Dancers Prize Medal

Ballet Dancers Prize Medal

  • Object:

    Medal

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Alloy

  • Museum number:

    A.9-1979

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This medal, made by an unknown artist in England in ca. 1930 was issued as a Ballet Prize medal. On the obverse it depicts one female ballet dancer posing to the foreground and facing left. A series of 15 other dancers are in staggered succession behind.

Physical description

Obverse: One female ballet dancer poses to the foreground left facing. A series of 15 other dancers in staggered succession behind.
Reverse: oak wreath

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1930 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Alloy

Dimensions

Diameter: 3.8 cm

Object history note

Given by Professor J. Hull Grundy and Mrs. Ann Hull Grundy, in 1979.

Descriptive line

Medal, alloy, Ballet Dancers Prize Medal, unknown artist, English, ca. 1930

Subjects depicted

Oak wreath; Ballet dancer

Categories

Coins & Medals; Sculpture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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