Coins and Historical Medals (9 February 2021)

Date of Auction: 9th February 2021

Sold for £500

Estimate: £300 - £400

FRANCE, Maternité, 1899 [issued 1900], a bronze plaque by A.-L.-M. Charpentier for the SAMF, mother seated left on chair breast-feeding her baby, rev. bust of Charpentier’s daughter, Thérèse, right, 80 x 52mm, edge stamped 283 (Maier 3; PBE 150; ANS Exh. Cat. 1910, p.307, 5; Coll. R. Marx 92; BDM I, 411; cf. Baldwin 90, 1946). Good very fine, rare
£300-£400