Fioret - 4, Chose promise (Honored promise)

Title: 
Fioret - 4, Chose promise (Honored promise)

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Object Name: 
Medallion
Title: 
Fioret - 4, Chose promise (Honored promise)
Accession Number: 
60.3.42
Dimensions: 
Overall Th: 0.5 cm, Diam (max): 3.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
designed in 1924
Credit Line: 
Gift of Buten Museum of Wedgewood
Primary Description: 
Medallion, "Fioret - 4, Chose promise(Honored promise)". Colorless glass, brown patina; mold-pressed, acid-etched, applied patina. Circular medallion pierced with three holes to receive cords and a tassel; on the obverse a nude girl, in relief, kneeling and turned to the right, in a classicistic style, holding in her left hand a bunch of flowers and leaves, more floral and leaf patterns in the upper left of the medallion.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Buten Museum of Wedgwood, Source
Material: 
Inscription: 
FIORET PARIS
inscription
Molded relief on the obverse
R. LALIQUE
signature
Engraved on the obverse