Yale Center for British Art

Creator:
Wyon, Leonard Charles, 1826-1891
Title:
Prize medal proofs, International Exhibition, London, 1862.
Alternate Title(s):
Inscription on reverse: 1862 Londini, honoris causa
Published / Created:
[1862?]
Physical Description:
2 proofs : embossed paper ; each 8 cm in diameter, on sheet 16 x 23 cm
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Notes:
The embossed paper designs, colored bronze, are the same size (76 mm) as the bronze medals issued as commemorative prizes for the International Exhibition. The actual medals were inscribed with the names of winners on the edges.
Subject Terms:
International Exhibition (1862 : London, England) | Exhibitions -- England -- London.
Form/Genre:
Medals. | Keepsakes.
Contributors:
Maclise, Daniel, 1806-1870. | International Exhibition (1862 : London, England)