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Stephanus Johannes Paul Kruger

Dutch
1904


Dimensions

Diameter: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.230

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper alloy

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal of Stephanus Johannes Paul Kruger (1825-1904), president of the Transvaal Republic in South Africa, commemorating his death. Hanging loop attached and ring.

Obverse: Profile bust of Kruger looking to proper right; inscribed at edge.

Reverse: Inscribed.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "S. J. P. KRUGER...".

Reverse: Inscribed "VALKSTEIN/BEGEER".

Provenance

By 1927, The Mary Hooper Packard Collection; 1927, gift of Horace Packard to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 5, 1927)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Packard. The Mary Hooper Packard Collection