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Napoléon Bonaparte: Treaty of Luneville

Circular medal of Napoléon Bonaparte (1769-1821), first consul of France, commemorating the Treaty of Luneville. Obverse: Profile bust of Napoleon looking to proper left; inscribed at edge "BONAPARTE PREMIER CONSUL DELA REPUBLIQUE FRANSE" and on shoulder "ANDRIEU F". Reverse: Standing female...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "BONAPARTE PREMIER CONSUL DELA REPUBLIQUE FRANSE" and on shoulder "ANDRIEU F". Reverse: Inscribed at edge "PAIX DE LUNEVILLE", below "ANDRIEU F.", and in exergue "LE XX.PLUVIOSE/AN IX.".

Provenance

By 1940, anonymous collector; 1940, given by anonymous collector to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 11, 1940)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)

French, 1801

Mint

France

Catalogue Raisonné

Bramsen 106.

Accession Number

40.188

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals