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Robert Owen, silver medal, 1832, by W. Bain, bare head bust of Robert Owen inscribed below with building, TRUTH, rev. THE KNOWLEDGE / THAT THE CHARACTER/ OF MAN/ IS FORMED FOR/ AND NOT BY HIM/ CAN ALONE PRODUCE/ UNIVERSAL CHARITY/ AND LOVE, 34 mm, (BHM1575). Good very fine and very rare.
Robert Owen,(1771- 1858). Social reformer and pioneer of utopian socialism and the cooperative movement. Famous for his "Institution for the formation of Character." Many of his ideas of social welfare are now basic principles of progressive thought.