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Leopold and Astrid

Circular medal of Leopold and Astrid, commemorating their marriage. Stamped on edge "J.FONSON". Obverse: Two overlapping profile busts of Leopold and Astrid looking to proper left, he in front, wearing military costume; inscribed in Latin in band at edge and at proper right. Reverse:...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "LL.AA.RR.LE DUC ET LA DUCHESSE DE BRABANT STOCKHOLM 4 NOV./10 NOV./1926" and at proper right "P.THEUNIS". Reverse: Inscribed at proper left "P.THEUNIS".

Provenance

By 1929, Malcolm Storer; 1929, given by Malcolm Storer to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 7, 1929)

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm Storer

Belgian, 1926

Object Place

Belgium

Accession Number

29.1088

Medium or Technique

Metal; gilt bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals