AE 50.0 x 73.9 mm
Obverse: portrait of the emperor Franz Joseph right within circle, laurel branch and date underneath
Reverse: SOCIÉTÉ DE BIENFAISANCE / AUSTRO-HONGROISE / À PARIS, scene with six figures
Heinrich Kautsch (1859-1943), was an Austrian sculptor and medallist who worked in Paris as of 1889 and in 1893 was a member of the Jury of Fine Arts at the Chicago World’s Fair. In addition to medals and plaques, Heinrich Kautsch also created a number of funerary monuments, which can be found in Amsterdam, Prague, Meran, and Salzburg.