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C. Paul Jennewein’s Medals | John Lothrop Motley Medal

    type

    Medal

    name

    John Lothrop Motley Medal

    date

    1970

    mint

    Medallic Art Company

    composition

    Bronze

    country

    USA

    diameter

    44 mm

    obverse_description

    John Lothrop Motley (1814 –1877)

    reverse_description

    He used “Cleo, the Muse of History” to represent the work of Motley. In her hands, she holds the symbol of literature, the book and candle. The globe denotes his many travels.

    subject_matter

    Hall of Fame for Great Americans

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