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Five British and French Commemorative Medals

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
596
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Five British and French Commemorative Medals, four round with portraits, including a Joanni Pavlo Jones medal signed "DUPRE. F." and one with a depiction of Queen Victoria with an armorial crest of the British Empire, dated 1897, dia. from 1 1/2 to 2 7/8; one rectangular depicting a royal reception scene on recto, signed "F. VERNON," with an architectural scene on the verso inscribed with "PALACE HOTEL/DES CHAMPS ELYSEES PARIS," ht. 2 1/8, wd. 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Pavlo Jones, Book design, Champs Elysees, Champs-Élysées, Papyrus, Printing, Recto and verso, PARIS

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