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Medallion

Title
[Medallion]
Format
Realia
Published
[19--]
Description
1 medallion : metal alloy ; 2 1/4" dia. x 1/8" d.
Notes
Title supplied by cataloger. ISR 954.
Summary
A medallion of some metal alloy, copying the bronze original by K. Gotz, charging rape against black troops placed by the French in Germany. The head of a black soldier on one side, with the slogan "Die Wacht am Rhein--Liberte, Egalite, Fraternite". On the other side, a woman is chained to a large phallus with a helmet on and the slogan "Die schwarze Schande". German political propaganda to get rid of Senegalese troops in Ruhr, 1920.
Kinsey subjects
Art--Germany--20th century. Blacks--France. Soldiers. Propaganda--Germany--20th century. Miscegenation. Rape. Penis in art.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
402R A007.1
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art