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Medal

Date:
1757
Culture:
German
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Gwynne M. Andrews, 1931
Accession Number:
31.33.171
Not on view
Inscription: Obverse: FRIDERIVCS MAGN. D.G. REX BORVSS. EL. BRAND.DVS SILESET

Reverse: FAMA.PRVDENTIA ET VIRTVUE; (on shield) VICTORIA/FRIDERI.CLMAGN; (in exergue) AVSTIR.EXERC.PROPE.PRAGEVNDIT/CAESO ET PRAGA OBSESSA/VI MAJI MDCCLVII
Gwynne M. Andrews (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
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