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Medal or Token

French


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 18 mm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.203

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver or electrotype

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal or token with hanging loop.

Obverse: Interior of church with six figures.

Reverse: Dove above carrying uninscribed banner; inscribed at edge “CE SOUVENIR SERA TOUJOURS MON GUIDI”.

Inscription

Reverse: Inscribed at edge "CE SOUVENIR SERA TOUJOURS MON GUIDI".

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