Marriage Forever Medal
Artist Louis Oscar Roty (French, 1846–1911)
Object Place: Europe, France
Diameter: 4.1cm (1 5/8in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A circular medal, commemorating marriage.
Obverse: Man seated on rock at proper left placing a ring on the finger of a vieled woman seated on a rock at proper right, within a landscape; inscribed on rock at proper right “O ROTY/1895” and in exergue “SEMPER”.
Reverse: Tree at proper right before a monument of Eros standing on a pedestal, with hills and water at proper left; uninscribed.
Obverse: Inscribed on rock at proper right "O ROTY/1895" and in exergue "SEMPER".
By 1977, anonymous collector; 1977, lent by anonymous collector to the MFA; 1977, given by this anonymous collector to the MFA. (Accession date: October 12, 1977)