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Medal

Circular medal with beaded rims on both faces. Obverse: Female warrior with probably a lion and a boar behind her; inscribed at edge "FRANGIT ET ATOLLIT". Reverse: Diana and a hound at proper right before a man a the proper left; inscribed at edge "CEPHALVS*PROCRIS*" and in exergue...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "FRANGIT ET ATOLLIT". Reverse: Inscribed at edge "CEPHALVS*PROCRIS*" and in exergue "B.K.".

Provenance

By 1913, The Boston Athenaeum; 1913, deposited by The Boston Athenaeum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 3, 1913)

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

German (Nuremburg),

Mint

Nuremburg, Germany

Accession Number

13.4588

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper alloy

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals