'Mountain Spirit' Simplon Medal

Brenet, Nicolas Guy Antoine (maker)

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Science Museum
London, United Kingdom

Simplon medal, by N.G.A. Brenet, reverse side showing Mountain Spirit, bronze, diameter 41mm, 4mm deep, 1807. Obverse, head profile to right of Napoleon, artist Andrieu. Reverse, naked old man with beard, sitting crosslegged, behind him the Simplon Pass and Tunnel entrances, dated 1807


  • Title: 'Mountain Spirit' Simplon Medal
  • Creator: Brenet, Nicolas Guy Antoine (maker)
  • Date Created: 1807
  • Location: France
  • Physical Dimensions: diameter: 4 x 41 mm
  • Type: medal

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