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Charles V

Date:
16th century
Culture:
possibly German
Medium:
Silver-gilt
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 9/16 in. (40 mm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Gwynne M. Andrews, 1931
Accession Number:
31.33.226
Not on view
The obverse of this medal depicts Charles V and the reverse his coat of arms.
Inscription: Obverse: (in center) CAR/OLUS./.RO./.IM.; (around edge) TECVM.REGNA.DEVS.PARTITVS VT.IMPERAT.ASTRIS[?]

Reverse: ILLE.REGENDA.TIBI.SIC.SOLA.CONCTA.DEDIT.1534
Gwynne M. Andrews (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
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