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Roumanian Entry into War

French
1917
Probably by Georges Bertin Scott (French, born in 1873)


Dimensions

Overall: 80 x 59 mm (3 1/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1632

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Uniface rectangular medal with convex end commemorating the Roumanian entry into World War I. Stamped “RONZ/BRONZE” and a triangle into the edge. Two soldiers holding rifles at their sides shake hands infront of five flags and a building at proper left, executed in low relief; inscribed at proper left “J’[ ] Georges Scott/[ ] 1917” and below “1916”.

Inscription

Inscribed at proper left "J'[ ] Georges Scott/[ ] 1917" and below "1916".

Markings

Stamped "RONZ/BRONZE" and a triangle into the edge.

Provenance

By 1920, Hon. Tileston Wells; 1920, gift of the Hon. Tileston Wells to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 4, 1920)

Credit Line

Gift of the Hon. Tileston Wells