An award from the French Ministry of War Gymnastics competition. The obverse features a Marianne bust with a stylized helmet that has a laurel wreath adorned on it. The breastplate is decorated on the front with a rooster. On the reverse it states 'PRIX OFFERT PAR LE MINISTRE DE LA GUERRE/ CONCOURS DE GYMNASTIQUE' and three men can be seen doing gymnastics. Also on the reverse 'HENRI DUBOIS 1893' is etched in.
Proper markings according to 'Comptoir des Monnaies'
Bronze award medal
1.75 x 1.75