Medal - Avignon Agricultural Exhibition Silver Prize 1891 (AD)
Awarded to: McCoy, Frederick (Sir) ??
Other Details: Avignon Agricultural Exhibition silver prize medal, issued in 1891.
A silver prize medal (51 mm diameter) featuring a winged head of France and details of the exhibition
Head of France with wings above ears left, around REPUBLIC * FRANCAISE; below, H. PONSCARME
At centre on panel, AVIGNON . 1891 / CONCOURS REGIONAL / AGRICOLE; around, MINISTERE . DE . L'AGRICVLTVRE; grapes, wheat etc in background
Purchase from Spink Noble Numismatics, 14 Jul 1993
Obverse: REPUBLIC * FRANCAISE; below, H. PONSCARME Reverse: AVIGNON . 1891 CONCOURS REGIONAL AGRICOLE MINISTERE . DE . L'AGRICVLTVRE; below, H. PONSCARME
Type of item
50 mm (Outside Diameter), 65.45 g (Weight)