medal: Secondary Teaching of Young Girls

Louis Oscar Roty (1846-1911)
Alphée Dubois (French, 1831-1905)

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artist
Louis Oscar Roty (1846-1911)
artist
Alphée Dubois (French, 1831-1905)
creation date
1884
materials
bronze
dimensions
1-7/16 (diam.) in.
mark descriptions
Signed, obverse, l.r.: Roty, 1884
Inscribed, obverse: VIRGINES. FVTVRAS. VIRORVM. MATRES. RESPVBLICA. DOCET.
Inscribed, reverse: ENSEIGNEMENT. SECONDAIRE. DES. JEVNES. FILLES. LOI. DV. 21. DECEMBRE. 1880. JVLES. GREVY. PRESIDENT DE LA REPVBLIQUE. JVLES. FERRY. MINISTRE. DE L'INSTRVCTION, PVBLIQUE. ET. DES. BEAUX. ARTS. CAMILLESEE. PROMOTEVR.
accession number
08.34
credit line
Museum purchase
copyright
Public Domain
collection
Decorative Arts
deaccessioned on
12.18.2008
transfer notes
Sold on 3/16/2010 in the Fine Books and Manuscripts sale (Lot 493)
reason
Secondary example
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