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Adoration of the Magi

Octagonal medal depicting the Adoration of the Magi. Obverse: Scene of the Adoration of the Magi in a beaded frame. Reverse: Inscribed in beaded frame "H3KONIG[ ]/CASPMILO[ ]/ORPALTRA[ ]/BITTFTFVRV[ ]/IEZVNRIND[ ]R/S.TER[ ]".

Inscription

Reverse: Inscribed in beaded frame "H3KONIG[ ]/CASPMILO[ ]/ORPALTRA[ ]/BITTFTFVRV[ ]/IEZVNRIND[ ]R/S.TER[ ]".

Provenance

By 1921, Mr. and Mrs. Henry S. Shaw; 1921, gift of the Mr. and Mrs. Henry S. Shaw to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 6, 1921)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry S. Shaw

German (Cologne),

Object Place

Cologne, Germany

Accession Number

21.1938

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper alloy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals