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2 edition of Gold medal awarded at the Paris Exhibition, 1878. found in the catalog.

Gold medal awarded at the Paris Exhibition, 1878.

Grosvenor, Chater and Company Limited.

Gold medal awarded at the Paris Exhibition, 1878.

by Grosvenor, Chater and Company Limited.

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Samples of papers manufactured and exhibited by Grosvenor, Chater and Company.

ContributionsExposition universelle de 1878 (Paris, France)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20743737M

Out of an estate we purchased, we found this rare Paris Worlds Fair Exposition Medal from the Paris Mint. This measures 2 inches accross. This is in good condition. This will display well & compliment any serious collection. Most of our items come directly out of estates we purchase. We are constantly adding new auctions. Medal award winners took pride and general satisfaction in their awards. They often printed a copy of their medal on their flyers and advertising media if they had a commercial product. Ebay often has copies of medals for Jack Daniel's, Eastside Beer and others. Also some bronze medal winners would gold plate their award medal. The St.

  I have an International Exhibition Award in bronze from Philadelphia and also one from the Paris Exhibition of , in their boxes. Awards in excellent condition, boxes a bit tatty. Are they of read more. Paul-David Nardin proved himself an able leader, as the firm won a Gold Medal at the Paris Universal Exhibition in , was awarded two Swiss patents in , won First Prize at the Chicago Universal Exhibition in with a magnificent chronometer made of silver and gold, constructed nine pocket chronometers with tourbillon escapements -- the list goes on and on.

The Exposition's award of a gold medal to Steinway, and its official report on Steinway's superiority over its competitors, were instrumental in establishing the company's international reputation and future success. Steinway & Sons, Piano Number Books Stevens, Paran. Report Upon Musical Instruments, Paris Universal Exhibition, p The Gleaners by Jules Breton, who was awarded a third-class medal, established his reputation as a Realist/naturalist and specialist in rural peasant subjects. Photography was displayed in the industrial arts section of the world exposition. Félix Nadar and his brother won a gold medal for a series of photographic prints representing the famous mime Charles Deburau as the clown Pierrot (upper.


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