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Oak-crowned Louis Philippe head l. Rev Seated Law directs flight of Mercury and Mars, Peaceful commerce and war above new rail lines stretching to the horizon, New Wings for Peace and War. Law of June 11, 1842. By Antoine Bovy, Bronze, 112.8mm, 10.4mm thick, long hailed as the world’s largest struck medal. Edge Antique Prow-CUIVRE. A few handling marks can be found, deep chocolate patina.

Provenance: From an important Greenwich, CT estate.
Condition
Choice Extremely Fine condition.
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FRANCE. GRAND RAILWAY LINES OF FRANCE MEDALLION, 1842.

Estimate $400 - $600Nov 11, 2017
Starting Price $250
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