International Dog Show Medal

Dutch
1895


Object Place: The Netherlands

Accession Number

27.285

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Diamond-shaped medal for the 7th International Dog Show.

Obverse: Profile bust of a dog looking to proper right with scroll work in each corner; inscribed in circle “NED.VEREENIGING VAN LIEFHEBBERS EN FOKKERS VAN RASHONDEN”CYNOPHILIA”“.

Reverse: Inscribed at center “7E/INTER_/NATIONALE/HONDEN/TENTOONSTELLING/IN HET/”PALEIS VOOR VOLKSVLIJT”/TE/AMSTERDAM/OP/31 MEI/1, 2 EN 3 JUNI/1895/·/BEGEER”.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed in circle "NED.VEREENIGING VAN LIEFHEBBERS EN FOKKERS VAN RASHONDEN"CYNOPHILIA"".

Reverse: Inscribed "7E/INTER_/NATIONALE/HONDEN/TENTOONSTELLING/IN HET/"PALEIS VOOR VOLKSVLIJT"/TE/AMSTERDAM/OP/31 MEI/1, 2 EN 3 JUNI/1895/·/BEGEER".

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