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Dog show medal

Netherlandish


Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 47 mm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.281

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal for a dog show.

Obverse: Blank central medallion with wreath around and four other medallions with four different dog bust.

Reverse: Two lions holding up a heraldic device with five more devices above; inscribed above “KONINKLUKE UTRECHTSCHE/FABRIER/VAN ZILVERWERKEN/VAN/C.J.BEGEER/–/” and on central medallion “JE MAINTIENDRAI”.

Inscription

Reverse: Inscribed above "KONINKLUKE UTRECHTSCHE/FABRIER/VAN ZILVERWERKEN/VAN/C.J.BEGEER/--/" and on central medallion "JE MAINTIENDRAI".

Provenance

Before 1927, The Mary Hooper Packard Collection; 1927, gift of Horace Packard to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 5, 1927)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Packard