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G.L.C.F.D. Cuvier medal
  • Caunois
    active: France
  • G.L.C.F.D. Cuvier medal, 1820
  • Where object was made: France
  • bronze
  • Object Diameter: 4.2 cm
    Object Diameter: 1 5/8 in
  • Gift of Dr. Franklin D. Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0057

Recto: Profile of man facing left (identified as G.L.C.F.D. Cuvier). Man has short curly hair and prominent nose.

Verso: There is a wreath along entire border and text placed inside.