Chile Internation Exposition prize medal

Object Number: 
1936.724
Date: 
1875
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 11/16 in. ( 6.8 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "ALPHEE DUBOIS" Inscription: edge, lower center: "BRONZE"
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing stylized draped bust of female in Ancient Roman helmet facing right, surrounded by laurel wreath. Reverse bears inscription within oak wreath: "PRIMER PREMIO/ESPOSICION/INTERNACIONAL/DE CHILE/EN 1875."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Katherine Rebecca Rogers
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group