Medal

Object Number: 
INV.10658
Date: 
1783
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 1 13/16 in. ( 4.6 cm )
Description: 
White metal struck medal with obverse showing enthroned king of France, at left, and draped female figure representing Liberty, at right, hanging striped oval shield on column surmounted by Phrygian cap; legend above: "LIBERTAS AMERICANA"; inscription in exergue: "MDCCLXXXIII." Reverse shows draped female figure in armor holding spear and ribbon-tied oval shields with coats of arms of European kingdoms; legend above: "COMMVNI CONSENSV."
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Creative: Tronvig Group