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Jean Charles

Octagonal-shaped medal of Jean Charles, comte d'Aunay. Beaded rim on both faces. Obveres: Crowned coat-of-arms with eleven quarterings. Reverse: Inscribed "JEAN CHARLE./DE MESGRINY/COMTE D'AUNAY/LIEUTENANT GENERAL/DES ARMEES OU ROY/INSPECTEUR GENERAL/DES FORTIFICATION/1753.".

Inscription

Reverse: Inscribed "JEAN CHARLE./DE MESGRINY/COMTE D'AUNAY/LIEUTENANT GENERAL/DES ARMEES OU ROY/INSPECTEUR GENERAL/DES FORTIFICATION/1753.".

Provenance

By 1913, Henry H. Fay; 1913, gift of Henry H. Fay to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 1, 1913)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

French, 1753

Object Place

France

Accession Number

13.869

Medium or Technique

Metal; probably bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals