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Ref: 4205

France, Commercial & Industrial Republican Committee to The City of London International & Commercial Association, bronze medal 1903, by Lucien Coudray

 

 

Obv: Marianne (France) and Britannia hold hands while looking across the English Channel

 

Rev: laurel sprigs behind cartouche for naming, legend COMITÉ RÉPUBLICAIN DU COMMERCE ET DE L’INDUSTRIE A THE CITY OF LONDON INTERNATIONAL AND COMMERCIAL ASSOCIATION

 

 

Condition: Good very fine; Diameter: 54mm

 

References: Forrer VII/194; Maier 225; BHM -; CGMP -

 

Notes: The Comité was founded in 1899 with the aim of influencing French policy toward neighbouring states. It was influential in paving the way for the Entente Cordiale of 1905 between France and Britain.

 

 

Price £65

City of London Coudray medal 1903
City of London Coudray medal 1903

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