Louis XVIII Medal

Object Number: 
Z.1490
Date: 
1822
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
diameter: 2 in. ( 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
Inscription: obverse, on bust truncation: "ANDRIEU F." Inscription: obverse, below bust truncation, at lower center: "DE PUYMAURIN DI." Inscription: reverse, in exergue, at lower center: "GAYRARD F."
Description: 
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing undraped bust of Louis XVIII, with legend: "LVDOVICVS.XVIII. FRANC.ET.NAV.REX." Reverse depicts two female figures flanking pedestal with bust atop and inscription below: "MDCCCXXII"; legend above: "GALLIA.ET.AMERICA.FOEDERATA"; in exergue: "NOVIS.COMMERCIORVM.PACTIS./IVNCTAE."
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Creative: Tronvig Group