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Numismatics
Artist: Rudolf Mayer, Austrian, 1846–1916
Artist: Henri Edouard Huguenin Virchaux, Swiss, 1879–1958
Subject: Wilhelm Tell

Medal of Wilhelm Tell

1900–1920

Bronze

62.6 g, 12:00
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Dr. William Gilman Thompson, Ph.B. 1877
2001.87.27130
Geography: 
Made in Switzerland
Culture: 
Swiss
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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