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Cercle des Deux Mondes Medal

Object Number: 
INV.10661
Date: 
ca. 1854
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1/8 in. ( 3.2 x 3.2 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Silver struck medal with obverse depicting coat of arms with legend above: "CERCLE DES DEUX MONDES"; date below: "1854". Reverse bears world globe surmounted by dove and encircled by laurel wreath; scrolling band inscribed: "THE WORLD" runs across; legend: "LES DISTANCES SONT GRANDES L'UNION LES EFFACE."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group