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Marquis de Lafayette Bicentennial Award Medal

Marquis de Lafayette Bicentennial Award Medal
Title
Marquis de Lafayette Bicentennial Award Medal
Date 
1957
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 2 11/16 in. ( 6.9 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with obverse depicting clothed bust of Lafayette facing left with legend: "LAFAYETTE 1757-1834." Reverse bears inscription within central roundel: "1957/LA BONNE VOLONTE/FRANCO-AMERICAINE/A"; legend below: "JAMES HAZEN HYDE."
Credit Line 
Gift of James Hazen Hyde
Object Number 
INV.3787
Marks 
Inscription: obverse, at lower right of field: "M. Delannoy" Inscription: edge, lower center: "BRONZE"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group