Diameter and weight: 13 mm (1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Metal; gilt alloy
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Circular medal of Eugène Beauharnais (1781-1824), commemorating the naming of a boulevard after him, with hanging loop and ring attached at top.
Obverse: Profile bust of Eugène Beauharnais looking to proper left; at edge “EUGENE BEAUHARNAIS” and under bust.
Reverse: Inscribed at center “INAUGURATION/DU/BOULEVART/RU PRINCE EUGENE/7 DEBRE/1862”.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "EUGENE BEAUHARNAIS".
Reverse: Inscribed at center "INAUGURATION/DU/BOULEVART/RU PRINCE EUGENE/7 DEBRE/1862".
By 1913, Henry H. Fay; gift of Henry H. Fay to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 1, 1913)
Gift of Henry H. Fay