Duce Mussolini

 
Duce Mussolini
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  • Title :     Duce Mussolini
  • Artist:     Emilio Monti Designer Stefano Johnson Maker
  • Accession:     83.1.196
  • Country:     Italy Milan
  • Date:     1931
  • Dimensions:     Inches 2 diameter, Centimeters 5.1 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Portraits , Mussolini , Fascism , Allegory , Figurative , Medal/Medallion/Medallic Design , Propaganda
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     83.1.196.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda
Description:
Circular bronze medal with obverse depicting a bust of Mussolini looking to the right in high rugged relief style; reverse depicts an image of a winged Victory sowing seed with fasces behind her; a Mussolini Fascio Tenth Annual Medal, struck by Stefano Johnson, Milan.