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Vienna Kunstlerfest

Circular medal with a square cut-out at center, commemorating the Vienna Kunstlerfest. Obverse: Two figures dressed in Asian costume standing in interior with a "D" above a two-headed eagle emblem below. Reverse: Two Asian dragons with a emblem at center; and inscribed at proper left in...

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Inscription

Reverse: Inscribed at proper left, written top to bottom and right to left "[ ]SCH[ ]AS/BALL/D[ ]IENER/KUNSTLER/HAUSES/29[or 24]FEB./189[or 4]2".

Provenance

1930, bought by the MFA. (Accession Date: October 16, 1930)

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

Austrian, 1892

Object Place

Austria

Accession Number

30.720

Medium or Technique

Metal; probably silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals