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Object Number:29-223-96
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:French
Provenience: France
Manufacture Location: France
Maker: Oudine
Louis Bottee
Date Made: 1889
Early Date: 1889
Late Date: 1889
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Female Portrait
Paris
Thickness: 0.3 cm
Outside Diameter:5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Maxwell Sommerville, 1901
Other Number:1415 - Other Number

Description

OBV: profile (female) wearing wheat, flowers, oak and olive leaves in her hair, a six pointed star above her head and a small flower behind her neck; inscription: Republique Francaise Maker: Oudine REV: view of Paris (most obviously the Eiffel Tower) with a branch and a banner with the words: Centenaire de 1789; inscription: Ministre des Finances Administration des Monnaies et Medailles Maker: Louis Bottee

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