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Medal

Object Number:29-223-101
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:French
Provenience: France
Manufacture Location: France
Period: First French Republic
Date Made: 1799
Early Date: 1799
Late Date: 1799
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:French Republic
French Constitution
Inscription
Snake
Thickness: 0.3 cm
Outside Diameter:5.6 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Maxwell Sommerville, 1901
Other Number:65 - Other Number
72 - Other Number
1383 - Other Number

Description

oval shaped medal OBV: symbols of the French Republic (wreath, hat, wheat, oak leaves, cornucopia) and inscription: Republique Francaise Representant du Peuple l'An vii REV: snake around a plaque with the words: Constitution de l'An Trois; inscription: Conseil des Cinq-Cents

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