Medal commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Academie Royal de Belgique, issued by Belgium, 1922.

Obverse Description

Half-length draped bust of Albert I facing right with laurel branch; below on plinth, ALBERTO I REGNANTE / ACADEMIA SCIENT. LITT. ET ART / BELGICA CENTESIMUM QUINQUAGESIMUM / NATALEM SUUM CELEBRAT ANNO MCMXXII

Reverse Description

A long stairway leading to a Greek temple behind which the sun is rising; seven muses approach the temple; below on rim, VICTOR ROUSSEAU

Edge Description

Plain, stamped at top J. FONSON (the letter F incomplete)

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