Marquis de Lafayette Bicentennial Commemorative Medal

Object Number: 
1958.44
Date: 
1957
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 11/16 in. ( 6.9 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at right of field: "M.Delannoy" Inscription: edge, lower center: "BRONZE"
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse depicting clothed bust of Lafayette facing left with legend: "LAFAYETTE 1757-1957." Reverse bears inscription within central roundel: "1757-1957/BICENTENAIRE/DE LA/NAISSANCE/DE/LA FAYETTE."
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Creative: Tronvig Group