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M.F. Xavier Bichat medal
  • L. Dubour
    active: France
  • M.F. Xavier Bichat medal, 1826
  • 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
  • 1954.0059
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Description

Recto: Bust of man (identified as M.F. Xavier Bichat) set in profile facing left. Man has short wavy hair pushed foreward and is wearing coat with wrap around neck.

Verso: Text