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Napoléon, Marie Louise, and Napoléon Francois Joseph Charles

Circular medal of Napoléon (1769-1821), emperor of France, Marie Louise, and Napoléon Francois Joseph Charles, king of Rome. Obverse: Profile busts of Napoléon wearing laureate wreath and Marie Louise wearing crown looking to proper left; inscribed under bust "ANDRIEU F. DENON D."....

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed under bust "ANDRIEU F. DENON D.". Reverse: Inscribed on shoulder "ANDRIEU F.", under bust "XX MARS MD CCCXI.", and at edge "NAPOLEON FRANCOIS JOSEPH CHARLES.ROI DE ROME".

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, 1811

Mint

France

Accession Number

13.853

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze, with red patination

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals