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Title: French art medal
Item Name: Craft and Industry
Maker: Yencesse, Ovide


Bronze medal depicting a man (farmer?) pushing a cart wheel. 'Etre utile' ("be useful") is written around the design. There is a faint maker's inscription below the design [O]vide Yencesse. The edge of the medal is stamped with 12NOHHC(?) in very small letters. The reverse is blank. Yencesse was a French medallist (born 1869, Dijon, died 1947), who studied at the School of Fine Arts in Paris.

Year: 1911(c)
Materials: bronze
Measurements: Diam:5cm
ID_Number: ERYMS (BAG) : 1998.457