1922-23 Brazil Independence Centenary International Exposition Medal Rio de Janeiro by G. Devreese
The Independence Centenary International Exposition was a World Expo held in Rio de Janeiro from September 7, 1922 to March 23, 1923, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Brazil's Independence.
Obverse: winged semi-nude female breaking chains with another figure trying to hold her
Obverse legend: BRAZIL 7 setembre 1822-1922 independencia ou morte!
Reverse: seated female placing a wreath upon the head of a man in kneeling pose with urn in hand
Reverse legend: EXPOSICAO INTERNATIONAL RIO DE JANEIRO 1922 1923
Medallist: Godefroid Devreese
Weight ±: 125 g.
Diameter ±: 75 mm
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