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French 20th Century Medal - Fables Series - The Fox and the Stork

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1992N100
Collection:Coins & Medals - Hull-Grundy Collection
Date:1937 - 1940

Maker Information

Designer:Jean Vernon - View biography for Jean Vernon

Notes

This is one of a series of medals made by Vernon to commemorate the work of Jean de Lafontaine, who wrote his own versions of Aesop's fables.This medal portrays the story of the fox and the stork.

Bequeathed by Professor John Hull-Grundy.

Further Information

Production Period:20th century
Material(s):Bronze
Place of Origin:France

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Dimensions

Diameter:59 mm