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Medal commemorating Baron Francois Pierre Charles Dupin (1784-1873)

MEC0798
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Collection Coins and medals, Commemorative medals
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleDepiction: Dupin, Baron Francois Pierre Charles
Historical Association: Dupin, Baron Francois Pierre Charles

Object details:

Object ID MEC0798
Description Medal commemorating Baron Francois Pierre Charles Dupin (1784-1873). Obverse: Head of Baron Dupin (left). Legend: 'BARON CHARLES DUPIN DE L'ACADEMIE DES SCIENCES.' Reverse: Inscription in twelve lines within an oak wreath, giving a list of his appointments. He was Minister of Marine in 1834. Inscription: 'NÉ A VARZY 1784. DE L'ACADE. DES SCES. 1818. DÉPUTÉ DU TARN 1827. DE LA SEINE 1830. ACADE. DES SCS. MORS. ET POLITS. 1832. MINSTE. DE LA MARINE 1834. PAIR 1837. INSPR. GL. DU GÉNIE MARITIME ET GD. OR. DE LA LÉGN D'HONNR. 1840. REPRT. DE LA SEINE INFR. 1848. PRÉST. DU JURY FRANÇAIS LONDRES 1851. SÉNATEUR 1852.'
Date made 1852

Artist/Maker A. Bovy
Place made France
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials bronze
Measurements Overall: 50 mm
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  • Medal commemorating Baron Francois Pierre Charles Dupin (1784-1873) (MEC0798)
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