Artist Paul Manship, American, 1885-1966
  • Detroit Soldiers Memorial Medal
Date 1919
Medium bronze
Dimensions Overall: 1/8 × 2 3/4 inches (0.3 × 7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the City of Detroit
Accession Number 19.170
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Signed Signed, on reverse: PM
Inscriptions Inscribed, on obverse: VIXIT VICIT VIVET
Inscribed, on reverse, around outer circle: PRESENTED BY THE CITY OF DETROIT 1919
Inscribed, on reverse, on cartouche scroll: IN MEMORY|OF ONE WHO|DIED IN THE |CAUSE OF |FREEDOM AND| HUMANITY.
1919-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Murtha, Edwin. Paul Manship. New York, 1957, p. 160, no. 116.