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Medal

Diamond shape Siege Peace. Obverse: Emblem with crowned arms and three small shields in corners at center. Reverse: Inscribed at center "TVR/CK·BLEG/ERT·WIENN/DEN·XXIII·TAG/SEPTEMBER/ANNO·D/1529".

Inscription

Reverse: Inscribed at center "TVR/CK·BLEG/ERT·WIENN/DEN·XXIII·TAG/SEPTEMBER/ANNO·D/1529".

Provenance

By 1915, Henry Chapman; 1915, sold by Henry Chapman to the MFA for $7.00. (Accession date: April 1, 1915)

Credit Line

Museum purchase by exchange from the sale of duplicate coins

Austrian (Vienna), 1529

Object Place

Austria

Accession Number

15.216

Medium or Technique

Metal; probably silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals