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Objects of the Week Archive

Object of the Week for November 8

Edson's Flag, Honoring Veterans

Artist and Seneca Nation of Indians tribe member Marie Watt created this piece, in the collection of the American Art Museum, to honor veterans; in particular, her great-uncle Edson Plummer, who served in the Air Force during World War II.

Introducing Veteran's Day with the National Portrait Gallery