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Medal

Circular medal. Stamped on edge "ARGENT". Obverse: Profile bust of a woman looking to proper left, wearing laureate crown; inscribed at edge "REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE". Reverse: Beaded rim with two branches tied below; uninscribed.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE".

Marks

Stamped on edge "ARGENT".

Provenance

By 1927, The Mary Hooper Packard Colleciton; 1927, gift of Horace Packard to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 5, 1927)

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Packard

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

27.244

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals