Artist American
  • Medal commemorating the organization of American Methodism, 1784-1884
Date 1884
Medium bronze
Dimensions Overall: 1 7/16 inches (3.7 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Joseph M. Potichke
Accession Number 19.3.E
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, on obverse, clockwise from outside in: "The World is My Parish" | 1784-1884 | John Wesley | Born 1708 Died 1791

Inscribed, on reverse, clockwise from outside in: Commemorative of the Organization of American Methodism | Dec. 27, 1784 | Francis Ashbury | Born 1745 Died 1816
1919-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)