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Medal

Object Number:29-223-43
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:French
Provenience: France
Manufacture Location: France
Maker: Gatteaux
Period: First French Republic
Date Made: 1797
Early Date: 1797
Late Date: 1797
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:French Republic
Inscription
Thickness: 0.3 cm
Outside Diameter:4.1 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Maxwell Sommerville, 1901

Description

octagonal medal OBV: symols of the French Republic (cornucopia, hat, wheat) and inscription: Republique Francaise Repres. du Peup l'An V. Maker: Gatteaux REV: snake in a circle around a tablet inscribed with: Constitution de l'an trois, and inscriptioin: Conseil de Cinq-Cents

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