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Christophorus Gluck

Circular medal of Christopher Gluck. Obverse: Profile bust of Christopher Gluck, looking to proper left; inscribed in Latin at edge and under bust. Reverse: Inscribed in Latin at center.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "CHRISTOPHORUS GLUCK" and under bust "GAYRARD F". Reverse: Inscribed at center "NATUS/AN.M.DCC.XIV./IN SUPERIORI/PALATINATO GERMANIAE/OBITT/AN.M.DCC.LXXXVII./SERIES NUMISMATICA/UNIVERSALIS VIRORUM ILLUSTRIUM./M.DCCC.XVIII./DURAND EDIDIT".

Provenance

By 1924, Dudley Leavitt Pickman; 1924, given by Dudley Leavitt Pickman to MFA. (Accession Date: May 1, 1924)

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman

German or French, 1818

Accession Number

24.250

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals