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International Sports Exhibition

Circular medal for a sports fair. Beaded edge on both faces. Obverse: Bust of a woman looking three-quarters to proper left, wearing a large bonnet; inscribed at edge "HERINNERING AAN SCHEVENINGEN." and under bust "BEGEER·UTRECHT". Reverse: Heraldic device at center; inscribed above...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "HERINNERING AAN SCHEVENINGEN." and under bust "BEGEER·UTRECHT". Reverse: Inscribed above "INTERNAT-SPORTTENTOONSTELLUNG SCHEVENINGEN" and below "[branch] 1892 [branch]".

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 (Utrecht), 1892

Object Place

The Netherlands

Accession Number

27.283

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper alloy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals