1877 French Bronze Medal / Coin Olivier De Serres

| March 7, 2016 |
1877 FRENCH BRONZE MEDAL / COIN GOOD HEAVY DECORATIVE PIECE OF BRONZE AS YOU CAN SEE THE HEAD ON IT IS OLIVIER DE SERRES HE WAS A FRENCH AGRICULTURIST AND SOIL SCIENTIST BEFORE THE DATE ON THE MEDAL OF 1877IS THE GENUINE DATE ON IT ALSO HAS THE WORDS AROUND THE OUTSIDE OF THE HEAD TRAVAILLEZ PRENEZE LA PEINE C EST LE FONDS QUI MANQUE LE MOINS AND AT THE VERY BOTTOM THE WORDS LA FONTAINE FABLES IIV V DECORATED AROUND THE EDGES ON BOTH SIDES WITH OAK LEAVES AND SOME OTHER FORM OF LEAF MARKED ON THE OTHER SIDE AVESNES -LE- COMTE ( PAS - DE - CALAIS )1877 AT THE TOP ONCE HAD A BIT THAT YOU COULD PUT A CHAIN THROUGH BUT THIS HAS BEEN BROKEN OFF MEASURES 3 1/4 INCHES ACROSS


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