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The French Republic, 1902

  • bronze
  • 49.7 x 73.8 mm
  • Inv. 1909-LL

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This plaque was manufactured at the Monnaie de Paris workshop and could be used for many occasions. On the front, a woman symbolises the French Republic; the reverse offers a large field for ad hoc engraving of dates.


Emile-Séraphin Vernier VIAF
Paris 1852 - Paris 1927

Monnaie de Paris
workshop / studio

Title The French Republic
Date 1902
Period 20th century
Location Paris TGN
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings inscription and signature below: REPUBLIQUE / FRANCAISE / S.E.VERNIER
on the reverse
Collection medals AAT
Object type plaques (flat objects) AAT
Inventory number 1909-LL
Acquisition credit purchase
Monnaie de Paris
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300055865 symbolism (artistic concept) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
44A51(MARIANNE) personifications of countries, nations, states, districts, etc. (MARIANNE) Iconclass
61D(FRANCE) geographical names of countries, regions, mountains, rivers, etc. (names of cities and villages excepted) (FRANCE) Iconclass
Exposition Internationale de Bruxelles en 1910 : Salon international de la médaille contemporaine... : Groupe II: Beaux-Arts ; Classe 9B: Gravure en médailles (Bruxelles, Palais du Cinquantenaire, 01.05 - 15.11.1910) ; Catalogue / Victor Tourneur. - Bruxelles : Imprimerie A. Lesigne, 1910 (p. 118, cat. nr. 190 (10/11))
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