Ferdinand Foch: Rank of Marshall
Artist Ovide Yencesse (French, 1869–1947)
Object Place: France
Diameter: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Circular uniface medal of Ferdinand Foch (1851-1929, commemorating being elevated to rank of Marshall. Profile bust of Marshall Foch looking to proper right; inscribed above “AV MARECHAL [branch] FOCH [branch]”, at proper right “O YENCESSE”, and in exergue “LA CHAMPAGNE/RECONNAISSANTE/1918”.
Inscribed above "AV MARECHAL [branch] FOCH [branch]", at proper right "O YENCESSE", and in exergue "LA CHAMPAGNE/RECONNAISSANTE/1918".
By 1932, Ovid Yencesse; 1932, gift of Ovid Yencesse to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 11, 1932)
Gift of Ovide Yencesse