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Marriage of Napoleon and Marie Louise

Artist:
Bertrand Andrieu (French, 1761–1822)
Manufactory:
Struck at the Paris Mint (864–present)
Factory director:
baron Dominique Vivant Denon (French, Givry 1747–1825 Paris)
Date:
1810
Culture:
French
Medium:
Gilt bronze, struck
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9/16 in. (1.4 cm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of Hon. Levi P. Morton, 1885
Accession Number:
85.2.17
Not on view
This medal was struck for the Metropolitan Museum of Art at the Paris Mint at the request of the donor, Hon. Levi P. Morton, formerly U.S. Minister to France.
Inscription: Obverse: (in margin) ИAPOLEOИ Ier EMP. ET ROI.

Reverse: (in exergue) MDCCCX
Hon. Levi P. Morton (until 1885; to MMA)
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