diameter: 2 5/8 in. ( 6.6 cm )
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "Scharff"
Inscription: edge, lower center: initials "JT" within oval followed by flower-shaped hallmark
Silver struck medal with obverse showing clothed bust of Samuel Avery facing left with legend: "MART.XVII.MDCCCXCVII SAMUEL.P.AVERY"; inscription at lower left of field: "AET.S./LXXV." Reverse depicts replica of Albrecht Durer's print showing seated figure of Art holding a statue of Perseus; artist's portfolio at her right with Durer's monogram "AD"; ornate reserve with inscription in exergue: "ARTIVM.STVDIOSO/AMICI."
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