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Commemorative Medal of the Milan World Exhibition of 1906, 1906

  • bronze
  • 60.4 mm
  • Inv. 1911-CD

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This bronze commemorative medal by Italian Giannino Castiglioni depicts a woman kissing a man on the forehead on the obverse. The reverse shows the exhibition buildings.


Giannino Castiglioni
Milan 1884 - Lierna 1971

Maison Johnson
workshop / studio

Title Commemorative Medal of the Milan World Exhibition of 1906
Date 1906
Period 20th century
Location Milan TGN
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings inscription at the front, left: LABOR / SCIENTIAE . AVXILIO / GLORIAM CONSEQVITVR . r
inscription at the front, lower right: RIPRODUZ. INTERDETTA
title and date below: ESPOSIZIONE / INTERNAZIONALE / MILANO 1906
signatures (names) reverse, at the left along the margin
Collection medals AAT
Inventory number 1911-CD
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300189808 figures (representations) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 31A71 male sex; man Iconclass
31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
33A14 embracing each other, kissing Iconclass
41A1 civic architecture; edifices; dwellings Iconclass
41A361 tower (of house or building) Iconclass
43B8 collection, exhibition, show Iconclass
46B181 Universal exhibition Iconclass
61E(MILAN) names of cities and villages (MILAN) Iconclass
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