Artist Alphee Dubois, French
  • Leverrier
Date 1884
Medium bronze
Dimensions Diameter: 2 3/4 in.
7.0 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 22.185
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated on obverse to the right of Leverrier: ALPHEE DUBOIS / 1884. Also on reverse: ALPHEE DUBOIS.
Inscriptions Obverse: U.J.J. LE-VERRIER DE L'ACADAMIE DES SCIENCES. 1811-1877. No inscription on reverse.
Purchased at the Paris Mint, Paris
R.P. "French Medals Acquired" Bulletin of the DIA, vol. 4, no. 8, 1923, pp. 67-68, p. 67 (ill)