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fme_832422 - INSURANCES Plaquette, Le groupe des compagnies d’assurances, Le Monde

INSURANCES Plaquette, Le groupe des compagnies d’assurances, Le Monde AU
180.00 €(Approx. 194.40$ | 153.00£)
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Type : Plaquette, Le groupe des compagnies d’assurances, Le Monde
Date: 1969
Metal : gold plated silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 62,5 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Engraver BAUDICHON René (1878-1963)
Weight : 109,52 g.
Edge : lisse + 1969 + corne 1ARGENT
Puncheon : corne 1 ARGENT
Coments on the condition:
Patine hétérogène, présentant les traces d’un léger nettoyage. Petite usure sur les hauts reliefs. Quelques taches d’oxydation
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Semeur habillé, paysage à l’arrière plan. Signé : RENE BAUDICHON.

Reverse


Reverse legend : LE GROUPE / DES COMPAGNIES D’ASSURANCES / “LE MONDE” / A MADAME / MARCELLE BERTRAND / 1969 / EN TEMOIGNAGE DE / RECONNAISSANCE.
Reverse description : Légende en 8 lignes, représentation d’un champ de blé. Signature monogramme : RB.

Commentary


Dimensions : 62,5*41,5 mm
La médaille, conservée dans un écrin bordeaux à feutrine bordeaux, a été décernée à Madame Marcelle Bertrand.

Historical background


INSURANCES

Under the Old Regime, insurance was above all maritime. It is a contract by which an individual undertakes to repair the losses linked to a shipwreck, for a certain sum which is paid to him in advance.. Thus, for example, we see that in the 18th century, in Bordeaux, maritime insurance was concentrated in the hands of a few large shipowners such as François Bonnaffé. An order of 1681 leaves the greatest freedom in the relationship between insurers and insured, hence the multiplication of players on the market. Still in Bordeaux, we then see the intervention of Parisian, Dutch and English companies. . . Non-maritime insurance became popular late (middle of the 18th century). They most often offer a guarantee against fire. Example: the general insurance company obtained the privilege of Louis XV in 1753 for the guarantee of maritime trade and to insure houses against fire. In the 19th century, we witness the emergence of countless companies, often specialized in very specific sectors, which will allow the development of the economy by pooling risks.. They are complemented by mutual associations and mutual aid.

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