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Medal

French
Artist Bertrand Andrieu (French, 1761–1822), Artist Nicolas-Guy-Antoine Brenet (French, 1770–1846)


Dimensions

Coin or medal: 41 mm, 12h

Accession Number

25.563

Medium or Technique

Metal; possibly silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals

Circular medal.

Obverse: Two winged putto, one at proper right standing with quiver on shoulder and one at proper left seated with torch at his side, basket between both at center.

Reverse: Wreath with arrow at top and torch at bottom; Rinscribed below “BRENET”.

Inscription

Reverse: Inscribed below "BRENET".

Provenance

By 1925, the Massachusetts Historical Society; 1925, from the Massachusetts Historical Society to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 8, 1925)

Credit Line

By exchange from the Massachussetts Historical Society