Diameter and weight: 41 mm (1 5/8 in.)
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Circular medal of Pierre Mignard (1610-1695), a French painter.
Obverse: Profile bust of Mignard looking to proper left; inscribed at edge and at proper left.
Reverse: Inscribed at center.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "PIERRE MIGNARD" and at proper left "DOMARD. F.".
Reverse: Inscribed at edge "NÉ/A TROYES/EN M.DC.X/MORT/EN M.DC.XCV./---/GALERIE METALLIQUE/DES GRANDS HOMMES FRANÇAIS./1817".
1930, bought by the MFA for $47 (with 30.709). (Accession Date: October 16, 1930)
Samuel Putnam Avery Fund