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Souvenir medal

Swiss
probably 19th century or early 20th century


Object Place: Vevey

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 21 mm, 3.2 gm (13/16 in., 0.11 oz.)

Accession Number

24.237

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal with hanging loop and ring attached at top.

Obverse: View of city at harbor with much activity–boating, carriage ride; inscribed at proper right.

Reverse: Inscribed in French within two branches tied below.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "RECORDON".

Reverse: Inscribed in branches "SOUVENIR/DE/VEVEY".

Provenance

By 1924, Dudley Leavitt Pickman; 1924, given by Dudley Leavitt Pickman to MFA. (Accession Date: May 1, 1924)

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman