French Sculpture Census

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DUBOIS, Henri
Rome, Italy 1859 - Paris 1943

after
MERCIÉ, Antonin
Toulouse, Haute-Garonne 1845 - Paris 1916

Jeton de la Ligue des Patriotes, d'après Mercié
League of Patriots Token, after Mercié

1882
bonze

medal
D. 27/32; weight: 0,017 lbs
obverse:
around the circumference: LIGVE DES PATRIOTES
in the center: 1870/18... QVAND / MEME
signed at lower left: A. MERCIE INV
signed at lower right: H. DUBOIS INC
reverse:
around the circumference: QUI VIVE ? FRANCE !
in the center: LDP
at lower right: MAI 1882

Acc. No. : 2001.87.26909
Credit Line : Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001

New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University Art Gallery

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Provenance

  • 2001, Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (accessed May 2017)

Related Works

League of Patriots Token, 1882, bronze, 15/16 in, MAH.1938.55.7.4, Musée d'Orbigny-Bernon, La Rochelle.