Albert Termote - ‘s Rijks Munt Utrecht - Medal of honor - Academie van Beeldende Kunsten en Technische Wetenschappen Rotterdam

Description
Albert Termote - ‘s Rijks Munt Utrecht - Medal of honor - Academie van Beeldende Kunsten en Technische Wetenschappen Rotterdam
Netherlands - 1920-1949 - Bronze

In good condition, a beautiful bronze Medal of Honour from the Academy of Visual Arts and Technical Sciences, Rotterdam. The decoration on one side has a winged horse (Pegasus) galloping to the left, with three coats of arms and a cogwheel underneath. The other side features a temple-like structure with two women as columns with a wreath underneath.

Signed "ATermote". On the Medal is inscription in two lines "ACADEMIE VAN BEELDENDE KUNSTEN / EN TECHNISCHE WETENSCHAPPEN / ROTTERDAM".

This Medal of Honour is in the name of: P.T. PONS 1944-1969. The designer was the Belgian/Dutch sculptor Albert Termote.

Medal of honour is still in the original box of the Royal Mint Utrecht.

Dimensions: Medal diameter 7.8 cm. Box height 2.3 cm x width 11.5 cm x depth 11.5 cm.

Background information:
Albert Termote (1887-1978) was a Belgian/Dutch sculptor and studied at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent. During the First World War he studied at the Rijksacademie in Amsterdam. His major commissions in the first years included a facade decoration for the Philips building in Eindhoven in 1925. Later came the Radio Monument in Eindhoven. Many museums have work by Albert Termote, such as Kröller-Müller Museum Otterlo and Kunstmuseum Den Haag.

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Lot details
Object
Medal of honor
Material
Bronze
Designer/ Artist
Albert Termote
Manufacturer/ Brand
‘s Rijks Munt Utrecht
Model/ Name
Academie van Beeldende Kunsten en Technische Wetenschappen Rotterdam
Estimated Period
1920-1949
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of ageing
Dimensions
7.8×7.8×0 cm
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