French Bronze BIG Medallion- Medical Circa 1900French Bronze BIG Medallion- Medical Circa 1900

A large French two inch diameter & 1/8" thick Bronze Medal. The medal is untitled but on the graphics at reverse is the traditional Medical Emblem of Serpents entwined on a Staff with Wings at top.The Sculptor is J.P. Legastelois (Paris 1855-1931).
Doctors' symbol: A staff or rod with a snake curled around it. This is the Rod of Aesculapius (also called Asklepios), the ancient mythical god of medicine. ... The caduceus is usually depicted with two snakes and a pair of wings and is often used mistakenly as a symbol of medicine.


French Bronze BIG Medallion- Medical Circa 1900


Add to Cart
Email Shop Owner

2 other shoppers are interested in this item

At Molloy's MEGA ANTIQUES CENTRE, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
A "Wonderland" of The Weird and Wonderful

since 2002

Shipping:Arrange with Seller
Est. Sales Tax:TBD
Shipping to: USA

Antique Goodies

Bernard Molloy
Auckland , AUCKLAND , New Zealand Platinum Platinum Ruby Lane Exclusive since 2002