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Medal

French
late 19th century
Probably by Henri-Alfred-Aguste Dubois (Italian, 1859–1925), Probably by Daniel-Jean-Baptiste Dupuis (French, 1849–1899)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Coin or medal: 69 mm, 12h, 4 mm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.245

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal. Stamped on edge “BRONZE”.

Obverse: Profile bust of a female looking to proper left, wearing laureate wreath; inscribed at edge “REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE” and at proper left of bust “DANIEL DUPUIS”.

Reverse: Beaded rim and wreath at edge; inscribed at bottom “H. DUBOIS”.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE" and at proper left of bust "DANIEL DUPUIS".

Reverse: Signed at bottom "H. DUBOIS".

Markings

Stamped on edge "BRONZE".

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Packard