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The consecration of the Church of La Sainte Trinite

  • Object:

    Medal

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1867 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Borrel, A. (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bronze medal

  • Museum number:

    716-1875

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This is a bronze medal made by A. Borrel in France in 1867. The medal commemorates the consecretion of the Church of La Sainte Trinite on 7th November 1867. The obverse of the medal represent the laureated profile head of the Emperor Napoleon III, and the reverse shows the view of the Church of La Sainte Trinite.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1867 (made)

Artist/maker

Borrel, A. (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Bronze medal

Dimensions

Diameter: 7.62 cm

Object history note

Given by Monsieur Prefet de la Seine in 1875.

Descriptive line

Medal, bronze, commemorating the consecration of the Church of La Sainte Trinite on the 7th November 1867, by A. Borrel, French, 1867

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1875, Arranged According to the Dates of Acquisition. London: Printed by George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., p. 54

Materials

Bronze

Subjects depicted

The Church of La Sainte Trinite

Categories

Coins & Medals; Architecture; Christianity; Religion; Royalty

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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