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Dassier, John [Jean]locked

(1676–1763)
  • Malcolm Baker

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Dassier, John [Jean] (1676–1763), medallist, was born on 17 August 1676 in the place de la Madeleine, Geneva, the son of Domaine Dassier (d. 1720), a silversmith and engraver to the Geneva mint. After learning die-sinking from his father, Dassier travelled to ...

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