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Louis Camille Maillard

French
1916


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 28 mm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.221

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper alloy

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal depicting General Joseph Gallieni by Louis Camille Maillard (1878-1936) with hanging loop at top.

Obverse: Profile bust of Maillard looking to proper right; inscribed at proper left “AUG MAILLARD/191[ ]”.

Reverse: Inscribed at center “PARIS/1914-1916/-/JUSQU’AU BOUT/G[atliun] S” and below “PARIS [ ]”.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at proper left "AUG MAILLARD/191[ ]".

Reverse: Inscribed at center "PARIS/1914-1916/-/JUSQU'AU BOUT/G[atliun] S" and below "PARIS [ ]".

Provenance

By 1929, Wolf Kostakowsky, Mattapan, MA; 1929, sold by Kostakowsky to the MFA for $518 [see note 1]. (Accession date: January 17, 1929)

NOTES:

[1] Five hundred numismatics, MFA accession numbers 29.159 through 29.658, were purchased from Mr. Kostakowsky for a total price of $518.

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund