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International Dog Show Medal

Diamond-shaped medal for the 7th International Dog Show. Obverse: Profile bust of a dog looking to proper right with scroll work in each corner; inscribed in circle "NED.VEREENIGING VAN LIEFHEBBERS EN FOKKERS VAN RASHONDEN"CYNOPHILIA"". Reverse: Inscribed at center...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed in circle "NED.VEREENIGING VAN LIEFHEBBERS EN FOKKERS VAN RASHONDEN"CYNOPHILIA"". Reverse: Inscribed "7E/INTER_/NATIONALE/HONDEN/TENTOONSTELLING/IN HET/"PALEIS VOOR VOLKSVLIJT"/TE/AMSTERDAM/OP/31 MEI/1, 2 EN 3 JUNI/1895/·/BEGEER".

Provenance

Before 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

Dutch, 1895

Object Place

The Netherlands

Accession Number

27.285

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals