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Object Number:29-223-104
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:French
Provenience: France
Manufacture Location: France
Maker: DuVivier
Gatteaux
Date Made: 1789?
Early Date: 1789
Late Date: 1789
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Male Portrait
Men
Thickness: 0.5 cm
Outside Diameter:6.4 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Maxwell Sommerville, 1901
Other Number:8 - Other Number
1325 - Other Number

Description

OBV: profile (male) of King Louis xvi and inscription: Louis xvi Restaurateur de la Liberte Francaise Maker: Duvivier REV: a large group of men standing around a column(?) where the words "A La Patrie" are inscribed, all have their right hands pointed at the object; inscription: Abandon de Tous les Privileges Assemblee Nationale iv aout m.dcc.lxxxix. Maker: Gatteaux

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