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Caroline Ferdinande Louise and Louise Marie Therese

Circular medal of Caroline Ferdinande Louise (1798-1890) and her daughter Louise Marie Therese (1819-1864). Obverse: Profile bust of Caroline Ferdinande Louise looking to proper left; inscribed at edge "MLE·CAROLNE·FERDE·LSE·DUCHESSE·DE·BERRI" and under bust...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "MLE·CAROLNE·FERDE·LSE·DUCHESSE·DE·BERRI" and under bust "DE·PUYMAURIN·DT·E·DUBOIS·FT·". Reverse: Inscribed at edge "LOUIS·MARIE·THERESE·MADEMOISELLE·" and "MDCCCXXVII", at proper right "DE PUYMAURIN DT.", and at proper left "E·DUBOIS FT·".

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, 1827

Mint

France

Accession Number

17.151

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper alloy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals