Lot Archive


№ 180


16 March 1994

Hammer Price:

France, Geographical Society Medal, bronze, by Brenet, 51mm, obverse the seated figure of Minerva holding a wreath in each hand; reverse embossed "Dr. G. C. E. Colin/ Mission/Topographique/Au Sénégal/l880-l88l ", within a wreath surrounded by the legend "Société de Geographie/Fondée a Paris en 1821". Some light edge bruising, otherwise good very fine

Reverse only illustrated