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Commemoration of the Fifth Centenary of Jeanne d'Arc's Deliverance of Orleans, May 8, 1429

Medalist: Ettore Ximenes (Italian, Palermo 1855–1926 Rome)
Dieges & Clust, New York
20th century
Diameter: 2 5/8 in. (67 mm)
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of "Le Lyceum" (Société des Femmes de France à New York), 1929
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Obverse: (in field, in script) Z Ximenes

Inscription: Obverse: (in field, left of figure) JEANNE / D'ARC; (in margin) LE•LYCEVM•SOCIÉTÉ•DES•FEMMES•DE•FRANCE•À•NEW YORK

Reverse: VIVE LABEUR; (in margin) .DOMREMY.ORLEANS.ROUEN.; (in lower margin, in small letters) MADAME CARLO POLIFEME I (NÉE WANECQ) PRÉSIDENTE FONDATRICE - INC 1909; (on shield) RF
Le Lyceum, Société des Femmes de France à New York (until 1929; to MMA)
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