Bronze Plaquette of American Numismatic Society, Paris, France. 0000.999.4310

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Obverse: Above, ⁕ IN ⁕ HONOR ⁕ OF ⁕ / ALGERNON ·SYDNEY·SULLIVAN / 1826 1887; below, (three flowers) /HE·REACHED·oUT·BoTH·HANDS·IN· CoNSTANT / ⁕ HELPFULNESS·To HIS·FELLoW· MEN ⁕ - Bust of Algernon Sydney Sullivan, head left; at lower right, signed J·E·ROINÉ.
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Reverse: AS·ONE·LAMP·LIGHTS· ANOTHER·NOR·GROWS·LESS / SO·NOBLENESS·ENKINDLETH·NOBLENESS - An older man reaching out to aid a youth, and with his flaming torch lighting the torch of the younger. Below is a quotation from James Russell Lowell; at lower right, signed J·E· ROINE.