An image of Rattanakosin Commemorative Medallion

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(Thailand  – )

Rattanakosin Commemorative Medallion

Location
Not on display
Further information

Barbara Tribe visited Thailand regularly from the 1970s, often working there in the studios of local artists. In recognition of her promotion of Thai culture, she was awarded this medal, which was commissioned by the Rattanakosin Bicentennial Public Relations Sub-Committee to commemorate the founding of Bangkok in 1782 and to celebrate the ruling Chakri Dynasty. Her medal is numbered 065047.

Place of origin
Bangkok, Thailand
Year
1982
Media
Metalwork
Medium
pewter medallion
Dimensions
8.0 cm diam.
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
National Art Archive. Gift of John Schaeffer and the Barbara Tribe Foundation 2009
Accession number
ARC277.11.3
Copyright
© Unknown artist