5 medals, the first three of which were issued in the first decade of the Twenty Fascist Years, for the 700th Anniversary of the University of Padova and for the 1st Centenary of the Philharmonic Academy of Casale Monferrato.
The fourth (Agricultural Professorship), from the early 20th century.
The fifth (Society of Technical Schools), from 1879.
1) Bronze medal from Padova, from 1922.
Obverse: EXACTA PER SEMINA FUTURA CONIUNGITUR AETAS.
At the bottom, the signature L. Soressi.
Nude male figure, interior of university background.
Reverse: ALUMNI UNIVERSITATIS PATAVINAE.
MCCXXII - MCMXXII.
Right. Signed by L. Soressi.
Underneath on the left. Stab. E. Pagani.
Lion of Saint Mark on base with scroll between the coats of arms of Padova.
Diameter: 35 mm. Weight: approx. 14.7 g.
Condition: almost UNC.
Nos. 2-3) Pair of bronze medals from Casale, from 1927, with original Johnson cases.
Obverse: ACCADEMIA FILARMONICA•CASALE MONFERRATO.
Casale coat of arms, underneath on the left: S. J. (Initials of Stefano Johnson), crown of leaves on the edge.
Reverse: NELLA CELEBRAZIONE DEL I°. CENTENARIO
Written over four lines, crown of leaves around edge.
No.2) Diameter: 32 mm. Weight: approx. 14.9 g.
No. 3 diameter: 32 mm. Weight: approx. 16.2 g.
Condition: UNC - UNC.
4) Bronze medal from Alessandria.
Obverse: CATTEDRA AGRARIA ALESSANDRIA - female figure with flower in hand.
Reverse: G.CAPRA SCULTORE.
Laurel leaves above and below the writing.
Diameter: approx. 33 mm. Weight: approx. 10 g.
No. 5) Copper medal from Turin.
Obverse: SOCIETÀ DELLE SCUOLE TECNICHE OPERAIE DI S.CARLO DELLA CITTÀ DI TORINO - female figure of Victory sitting, holding a Savoy crest with one hand and holding out a laurel crown with the other.
Reverse: ERETTA IN ENTE MORALE★IL 14 DICEMBRE 1879.
Diameter: approx. 27 mm. Weight: approx. 9 g.
Tracked shipping, carefully packaged.
- Year/Period and Variation
- N.5 Medaglie di Università, Accademie e Scuole l.
- Precious metal
- Bronze and Copper
- From q.SPL to FDC