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Object Number:29-223-82
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:French
Provenience: France
Manufacture Location: France
Maker: A. Bovy
Date Made: circa 1832
Early Date: 1832
Late Date: 1857
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Male Portrait
Inscription
Thickness: 0.4 cm
Outside Diameter:5.1 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Maxwell Sommerville, 1901

Description

OBV: profile (male) of Georges Cuvier and inscription Maker: A.Bovy REV: oak leaves and acorns; inscription: Ne a Montbeliard 1769 Memb.re de l'Institut 1795 Secret.re Perpetuel de l'Acac.ie des Sciences 1803 Maitre des Requetes 1813 Conseiller d'Etat 1814 Memb.re de la Commission de l'Instr.on Publique 1815 Memb.re de l'Acad.ie Francaise 1818 Acad.ie Libre de l'Acad.ie des Belles Lett.es 1830 Pair de France 1831 Mort 1832

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