International Sports Exhibition
Object Place: The Netherlands
Medium or Technique
Metal; copper alloy
Not On View
Circular medal for a sports fair. Beaded edge on both faces.
Obverse: Bust of a woman looking three-quarters to proper left, wearing a large bonnet; inscribed at edge “HERINNERING AAN SCHEVENINGEN.” and under bust “BEGEER·UTRECHT”.
Reverse: Heraldic device at center; inscribed above “INTERNAT-SPORTTENTOONSTELLUNG SCHEVENINGEN” and below “[branch] 1892 [branch]”.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "HERINNERING AAN SCHEVENINGEN." and under bust "BEGEER·UTRECHT".
Reverse: Inscribed above "INTERNAT-SPORTTENTOONSTELLUNG SCHEVENINGEN" and below "[branch] 1892 [branch]".
Before 1927, The Mary Hooper Packard Collection; 1927, gift of Horace Packard to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 5, 1927)
Gift of Horace Packard