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Common Search Term: wood
Medium: Steel, wood
Dimensions: Overall: 36 1/2 in. (92.7 cm)
In the funeral procession, a magnificent black gelding, with an empty saddle, saber, and boots reversed in the stirrups, followed the caisson bearing President Kennedy's coffin. The riderless horse is one of the highest military honors bestowed upon the fallen. This saber with...
Medium: Wood, pigment, putty, metal
Dimensions: Overall: 12 x 8 x 8 in. (30.5 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm)
Hand-carved and painted wood Tern standing on a base of driftwood. The Tern is a large, gull-like bird with black cap, large bill of brilliant red with dark tip, silvery gray back and wings with a white body.
This carved bird was given to Pres...
Accession Number: EH-C320T
Description: Ernest Hemingway in woods.
Credit Line: Please credit "Ernest Hemingway Photograph Collection. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston."
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