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Object Number:29-223-13
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:French
Provenience: France
Manufacture Location: France
Maker: DuVivier
Date Made: 1792
Early Date: 1792
Late Date: 1792
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Female Figure
Zodiac
Inscription
Thickness: 0.3 cm
Outside Diameter:4.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Maxwell Sommerville, 1901

Description

OBV: seated female figure representing freedom and the Republic, and inscription: Republique Une et Indivisible Nation Francaise Maker: DeVivier REV: signs of the zodiac (sun, balance, scorpion/crab, archer) and inscription: Ere Francaise Commence a l'Equinoxe d'Automn 22 Sept. 1792 9 Heures 18 Min 30 Sd Du Matin a Paris.

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