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Brussels Fair, Three piece gold set

Presentation case with three gold coins, one large "GREATER HOPE AND LOVE", one small "GREATER HOPE AND LOVE," and one large "MANNEKEN-PIS."

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse

1958

Mint

Belgium

Accession Number

2004.1280

Medium or Technique

Velvet clamshell box, gold

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals