'French Electricity and Gas', medal

'French Electricity and Gas', medal

'French Electricity and Gas'
Medal (obverse view)
Henry Dropsy (1885-1969)
France (Paris)
About 1928
Bronze, struck and silvered
Museum no. A.69-1980
Given by Professor and Mrs J. Hull Grundy

Medal makers have always taken inspiration from mythological sources. The muscular style of Art Deco medals derived from Neo-classical sculpture

Inscribed 'ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE ET GAZ DE FRANCE'

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