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Unknown Soldier Dead Memorial, (sculpture)

view Unknown Soldier Dead Memorial, (sculpture) digital asset number 1
Sculptor:
Unknown
Medium:
Granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Administration 810 Vermont Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20420
Located San Francisco National Cemetery 1300 Sneath Lane San Francisco California 94066
Notes:
National Cemetery Administration Memorials Inventory Project, 2002-2005.
Summary:
A rough-cut rectangular block of granite carved in relief with an image of an eagle, its head turned to the right, its wings spread, and a shield on its chest. In its talons there are three arrows and an olive branch.
Topic:
History--United States--World War II
Animal--Bird--Eagle
Object--Weapon--Bow and Arrow
Object--Foliage--Olive Branch
Control number:
IAS 68000050
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_376149

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