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1898 Exhibition Womens Clothing

German (Berlin)
1898


Object Place: Berlin, Germany

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 51 mm (2 in.)

Accession Number

23.53

Medium or Technique

Metal; gilt-copper alloy

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal.

Obverse: Inscribed at edge “ALLGEM.VEREIN F. VERBESSERUG D.FRAUENKLEIDUNG” and “ZWEIGUEREIN BERLIN” and on fleur-de-lis “GESUND/PRACTISCH/SCH’O’N”.

Reverse: Inscribed at edge “AUSSTELLUNG F.VERBESSERTE FRAUENKLEIDUNG U.F.FRAUENHYGIENE BELRIN 1898” and in wreath “Für/herr[ ]orragende/leiftungen”.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "ALLGEM.VEREIN F. VERBESSERUG D.FRAUENKLEIDUNG" and "ZWEIGUEREIN BERLIN" and on fleur-de-lis "GESUND/PRACTISCH/SCH'O'N".

Reverse: Inscribed at edge "AUSSTELLUNG F.VERBESSERTE FRAUENKLEIDUNG U.F.FRAUENHYGIENE BELRIN 1898" and in wreath "Für/herr[ ]orragende/leiftungen".

Provenance

By 1923, Mrs. A. C. Storer; 1923, gift of Mrs. A. C. Storer to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 4, 1923)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss A. C. Storer