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Sainte Gudule

Circular medal of Saint Gudule. Stamped on edge "FISCH&CIE". Obverse: Veiled and haloed profile bust looking to proper left, wearing nun's viel and a lantern (or bird in a bird's cage) at proper right; inscribed in Latin at edge and at proper left. Reverse: Saint Gudula, kneeling before the...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "SANCTA GUDULA" and at proper left "J.JOURDAIN". Reverse: Inscribed at proper left "J.JOURDAIN 1931".

Signed

Obverse: Signed. Reverse: Signed "J. Jourd".

Marks

Reverse: "M" and "A" overlapping in a circle.

Provenance

By 1932, Malcolm Storer; 1932, gift of Malcolm Storer to MFA. (Accession Date: May 5, 1932)

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm Storer

Belgian, 1931

Object Place

Belgium

Accession Number

32.104

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals