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Paris World's International Exposition

Object Number: 
INV.10665
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.3 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, in exergue, at center: "HNERY DUBOIS" Inscription: edge, lower center: "BRONZE"
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing five allegorical female figures representing five continents of the world with the Eiffel Tower in backround; legend around border: "EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE INTERNATIONALE DE PARIS 1889./PARIS." Reverse contains blank tablet for engraving with laurel branch at left with inscription above: "Congres/Internationaux/Conferences/Commerce et Industrie/Enseignement/Agriculture.Zoologie/Hygiene. etc/etc..."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group