Medal commemorating balloonist Jacques-Etienne Montgolfier

Made:
1821 in Paris
artist:
Armand-Auguste Caqué

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Medal: commemorating balloonist Montgolfier. Issued France 1821. Bronze; diameter 41mm. obverse, bust relief profile to l, legend Etienne Montgolfier. reverse, legend in Latin giving his dates [1734-1799], and [series note] Galleries Metalliques des Grands Hommes Francais. 1821

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1950-318/1
type:
medal medal
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Penn-Gaskell Collection

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