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Cross of Legion of Honor

19th century


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

4 x 7 cm (1 9/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

03.86

Medium or Technique

Enamel

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Inscribed, “Napoleon Empereur des Francais”; on the reverse, “Honneur et Patrie”.

Provenance

1903, gift of Harriet Sarah Walker through the bequest of Mary Sophia Walker to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Harriet Sarah Walker