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Augustin-Alexandre Dumont

Circular medal of Augustin-Alexandre Dumont (1801-1884). Obverse: Profile bust of Dumont looking to proper right; inscribed at edge "AVGVSTIN DVMONT" and under bust "PONSCARME". Reverse: Inscribed at center...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "AVGVSTIN DVMONT" and under bust "PONSCARME". Reverse: Inscribed at center "A/AVGVSTIN·DVMONT/STATVAIRE/M·DE·L'INSTITVT/SES·ÉLÉVES/-/MDCCCLXXIII/-/".

Provenance

By 1994, David and Constance Yates (New York); 1994, gift of David and Constance Yates to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 26, 1994)

Credit Line

Gift of David and Constance Yates

French, 1873

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1994.254

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper alloy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals