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Louis XVIII, King of France

Artist:
Medalist (obverse): Bertrand Andrieu (French, 1761–1822)
Artist:
Medalist (reverse): Jacques Édouard Gatteaux (French, Paris 1788–1881 Paris)
Date:
1814
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2 in. (5.1 cm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. David C. Schiff Gift, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.283.2
Not on view
Signature: Obverse: (on tranche), ANDRIEU F.; (on bottom edge), DE PUIMARIN DEL; Reverse: (in exergue), E. GATTEAUX F.

Inscription: Legend: obverse (in margin), LUDOVICUS.XVIII and FRANC.ET.NAV.REX


Legend: reverse (top), IMPERIA.LEGITIMA.FOEDERE.SANCITA; (on altar), PACI.ORBIS; (in exergue), XII.MAI.MDCCXIV
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