Washington Monument Commemorative Stone: Montana, (sculpture)
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located National Mall Adjacent to 14th Street, between Constitution Avenue, N.W. & Independence Avenue, S.W Washington District of Columbia
1884. Installed 1885
Jacob, Judith M., "The Washington Monument: A Technical History and Catalog of the Commemorative Stones," Washington, D.C.: National Park Service, 2005, pg. 152.
The stone is carved in low relief with the Montana state seal depicting the sun setting behind a mountain range, a waterfall on the right, and to the left, mining tools including a pickaxe and a shovel. Surrounding the circular seal is an inscription carved in low relief. The seal is encircled with a decorative band. The corners of the stone are carved in relief with flowers.
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums