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Medal - Avignon Agricultural Exhibition Silver Prize, France, 1891 Reg. No: NU 23862
- France Avignon
Medal - Avignon Agricultural Exhibition Silver Prize 1891 (AD)
Awarded to: McCoy, Frederick (Sir) ??
Other Details: Avignon Agricultural Exhibition silver prize medal, issued in 1891.
- A silver prize medal (51 mm diameter) featuring a winged head of France and details of the exhibition
|Dimensions:||50 mm (Diameter)|
|Weight:||65.45 g (Weight)|
|Tagged with:||agriculture, museum history|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Sir Frederick McCoy, University Professor & Museum Director (1817-1899)|
|Tertiary Classification:||agricultural prizes|
|Series:||French Exhibition Medals|
|Obverse Description:||Head of France with wings above ears left, around REPUBLIC * FRANCAISE; below, H. PONSCARME|
|Reverse Description:||At centre on panel, AVIGNON . 1891 / CONCOURS REGIONAL / AGRICOLE; around, MINISTERE . DE . L'AGRICVLTVRE; grapes, wheat etc in background|
|Inscriptions:||Obverse: REPUBLIC * FRANCAISE; below, H. PONSCARME
Reverse: AVIGNON . 1891 CONCOURS REGIONAL AGRICOLE MINISTERE . DE . L'AGRICVLTVRE;
below, H. PONSCARME
|Issued By:||Avignon, France, 1891|
|Mint:||Paris (Mint), Paris, France, 1891|
|Artist:||P Ponscarme, Paris, France, 1891|
|Awarded To:||Sir Frederick McCoy, Victoria, Australia, 1891
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