Henry IV, King of France (b. 1553, r. 1589–1610) and Marie de Médicis, his consort (1573–1642)
Medalist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640)
Diam. 2 5/8 in. (67 mm.)
Medals and Plaquettes
Gift of Ogden Mills, 1925
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 532
Signature: (below tranche of shoulder on obverse) G.DVPRE.F.
Inscription: Obverse: (in margin) HENR[icus]. III. R[ex]. CHRIST[ianissimus]. MARIA. AVGUSTA. (Henry IV, most Christian King, Marie the Queen); reverse: (in margin) .PROPAGO.IMPERI[i]. (Offspring of the empire); (at bottom) 1603