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Medal - Exposition Universelle, Bronze Prize, Paris, France, 1900 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 17916

Paris International Exhibition Prize medal awarded to J. Vergez & Son in 1900. Designed by J. C. Chaplain and minted by the Paris Mint, France.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 63 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: art medals, exposition universelle, exhibitions paris international 1900
Themes this item is part of: Jules-Clement Chaplain, Medal Designer (1839-1909), Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Civil
Tertiary Classification: exhibition prizes
Series: Exhibition
DateEra: 1900 AD
Obverse Description: Bust of France right before oak with one branch forming wreath; Paris in background; around, REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE
Reverse Description: Victory flying left bearing a victor, below on plaque, J. VERGEZ / FILS around, EXHIBITION UNIVERSELLE INTERNATIONALE; at right, 1900
Edge Description: Stamped: BRONZE
Shape: round
Material: bronze
Issued By: Paris, France, 1889
Mint: Paris (Mint)
Artist: Jules-Clement Chaplain
Awarded To: J. Vergez & Fils

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