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Whatsoever a Man Soweth

This medal shows Lee Lawrie's interpretation of the biblical proverb "Whatsoever a man soweth, that also shall he reap," which appears in Galatians 6:7. Lawrie hoped the medal would "cause reflection upon this age-old saying, and those who pause to look at the medal may each read into it meanings of his own."

Credit: Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle...

1932
Bronze
7.3cm
1972.167.8
Image and text: Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2023

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