Medal [Le Devoir 1914-1915]

Ovide Yencesse, Sculptor

1914-1915
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Maker and Role
Ovide Yencesse, Sculptor
Production Date
1914-1915
Description
C.K. Mills medals collection. Oval shaped medal with small loop on top. Front depicts a nurse bandaging the head of a wounded soldier. Inscribed with 'Pour Nos Blesses' (for our wounded). Signed 'O Yencesse'. Reverse "Le Devoir 1914-1915' (Duty) with a Geneva cross at the bottom. Inscribed 'Aux Infirmieres de France' (to the Nurses of France).
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Metal/Silver
Signature/Marks and Type
AUX INFIRMIERES DE FRANCE / LE / DEVOIR / 1914-1915 Embossed
Accession No
1981.387.5
Credit Line
Ovide Yencesse. 1914-1915. Medal [Le Devoir 1914-1915], 1981.387.5. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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