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Centennial for the Boarding School for Medicine and Surgery

Circular medal commemorating the centennial anniversary for the Boarding School of Medicine and Surgery. Stamped "BRONZE" on side. Obverse: Standing king at proper right with his right hand on shoulder of seated man at proper left who has sick or dead man lying in his lap, cityscape of Paris in...

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Inscription

Obverse: Signed in exergue "Lovis BoTTÉE". Reverse: Inscribed above "CENTENAIRE DE L'INTERNAT EN MEDICINE ET EN CHIRURGIE", proper right "AN/X/1902/L.BoTTÉE", on desk etched "EXEMPLAIRE/DE COLLECTION", and below "HOPITAUX CIVILS DE PARIS".

Marks

Stamped "BRONZE" on side.

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

French, 1902

Object Place

France

Accession Number

27.243

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals