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Medal - Railways Commemorative, by Maurice Delannoy, France, circa 1925 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34440

Railway (AD)
Artist: Maurice Delannoy
Mint: French 'art medal' designed by Maurice Delannoy. It commemorates the expansion of railways in the nineteenth century.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 50 mm (Diameter)

More information

Tagged with: railways, trains
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: rail transport
Series: Art
DateEra: circa 1925 AD
Obverse Description: Front of a locomotive exiting a tunnel.
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: France
Artist: Maurice Delannoy

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