Two commemorative medals


-Bronze medal with patina, effigy of René Just Hauy, A.I de Jussieu and Georges Cuvier on the obverse and bearing the inscription "Dictionnaire universel d'Histoire naturelle rédigé par une réunion de savant" (Universal Natural History dictionary written by a meeting of scholars) on the reverse.
Signed Borrel Fecit 1845
Diameter : 51 mm (2in)
In a wooden box : diameter : 7 cm (2.7 in).

-After John TENNIEL and LC WYON
Commemorative copper medal with effigy of The Queen Victoria on the obverse and Hippocrates protecting a group of people on the reverse. Created for the occasion of the London Medical Congress of 1881.
Diameter : 72 mm (28.3 in).
In a case: 11 x 11 cm (4.3 in)
Small abrasions

Provenance :

  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014041970