Belgian Bronze Medal of Joseph Van Beneden - Object Quality Antiques

Belgian Bronze Medal of Joseph Van Beneden

$ 250.00


19th century Belgian bronze medal of Professor Joseph Van Beneden, who established one of the world's first marine aquariums, and became a foreign member of the Royal Society of London. Engraved by Edouard Louis Geerts (1826–1889). Medal is in the permanent collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 2.25" diameter. Seveal dents from being dropped.