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Numismatics
Honorand: Cardinal Desiré-Joseph Mercier, Belgian, 1851–1926
Honorand: Adolphe Max, Belgian, 1869–1939
Honorand: L. Theodor, Belgian
Honorand: Henri Pirenne, Belgian, 1862–1935
Artist: Godefroid Devreese, Belgian, 1861–1941

Belgian Medal In Honor of Four Who Opposed the Deportation of Belgians into German Slavery

1923

Bronze

135.1 g, 1:00, 70 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. William Gilman Thompson, Ph.B. 1877
2001.87.27333
Geography: 
Made in Belgium
Culture: 
Belgian
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Dr. WIlliam GIlman Thompson, to about 1928; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., about 1928; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1928–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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