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Designer:
Nicolas-Marie Gatteaux, French, 1751 - 1832  Search this
Medium:
Cast bronze
Dimensions:
Diam.: 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)
Type:
metalwork
Decorative Arts
Medal
Made in:
France
Date:
early 20th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Medal commemorating the Montgolfier brothers. Reverse: the balloon with allegory in clouds; city goddess seated.
Credit Line:
Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt
Accession Number:
1907-17-104
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq49247038b-bff8-4550-851c-3d37e3448633
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1907-17-104