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Plaquette, by Victor Rousseau, Belgium, 1922

Inventory Number: 56257
Object Type:
Persons: Victor Rousseau (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: 1922
Place Created: Belgium Europe
Accession Number: 1970-101/part
Brief Description: A rectangular bronze plaquette.
Obverse: Profile of the Belgian King; inscribed "ALBERTO I REGANTE ACADEMIA SCIENT. LITT. ET ART BELGICA CENTESIMUM QUINQUAGESIMUM NATALEM SUUM CELEBRAT ANNO MCMXXII"
Reverse:
Seven temple maidens ascending the stairs to a Grecian temple with a sunrise behind it; inscribed "PROSIT PATRIAE LABOR PROSIT ET HUMANO GENERI"
Primary Inscriptions: "VICTOR ROUSSEAU" on reverse
Provenance: Deposited by the Royal Microscopical Society with their collection.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Bronze
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
72 52 mm

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