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Anne-Marie-Louise d'Orléans

Anne-Marie-Louise d'Orléans (1627-1693), duchess de Montpensier, also called la Grande Mademoiselle. Obverse: Profile bust of Marie of Bourbon looking to proper left; inscribed at edge "MAR·ANBORBON·LVDM·F·L·PR·CONTY VIDVA·" and under bust "F·CHE RON·". Reverse: A diety in a...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "MAR·ANBORBON·LVDM·F·L·PR·CONTY VIDVA·" and under bust "F·CHE RON·". Reverse: Inscribed at edge "·SOLEMQVE PARENTEM QVIS NEGET·" and below "CHERON".

Provenance

By 1917, J. B. How; 1917, bequest of J. B. How to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 18, 1917)

Credit Line

Bequest of J. B. How

French, about 1670

Object Place

France

Accession Number

17.149

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals