101642 | SWEDEN. Oscar II/XI Int'l Congress against Alcohol bronze Medal.

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    101642  |  SWEDEN. Oscar II/XI International Congress against Alcohol bronze Medal. Issued 1907 for participation at the congress [unawarded] (50mm, 51.54 g, 12h). By T. Szirmai at Arthus-Bertrand in Paris.

     

    OSCAR II ROI de SUÈDE, military bust left / XIe CONGRÈS INTERNATIONAL CONTRE L'ALCOOLISME, STOCKHOLM 1907, personification of medicine standing left, instructing youth, while another youth is seated to left, inscribing upon tablet; below, hourglass, palm frond, text, and forceps; anatomical skeleton model in background to left. Edge: «triangle» BRONZE.

     

    sciencemuseumgroup.org.uk #A670842. Choice Mint State. Yellow-bronze surfaces, with a pleasing matte nature; a few light spots on the obverse.