AE 74.9 x 57.2 mm
Obverse: JUVAT / SCIENTIA / LABOREM, three mechanics assembling a car
Reverse: CHAMBRE SYNDICALE DE L’AUTOMOBILE, and tablet for engraving within oak and olive garland
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.