Medal of Charles VII

Object Name: 
Medal of Charles VII

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Object Name: 
Medal of Charles VII
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.7.43
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 5.2 cm, Th: 5 mm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Arthur Rubloff, by exchange
Primary Description: 
Bronze; obverse, bust of Charles VII, (male with crown) facing left.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rubloff, Arthur, Source
1986-03-24
Sotheby's, Source
1986-03-24
Color: 
Inscription: 
CAQUE
Inscription
Obverse, to left of shoulder
CHARLES VII ROI DE FRANCE
Inscription
Obverse
CHARLES VII./54.EME ROI/FILS DE CHARLES VI./NE 1403./ROI 1422./COMBAT DE GRAVELLE 1423./DELIVRANCE D'ORLEANS PAR JEANNE D'ARC/ET BATAILLE DE PATAI 1429./BATAILLE DE LA CROISETTE 1430./PRISE DE PARIS 1436./ESTABLISSEMENT/DE LA PRAGMATIQUE SANCTION 1438./ARMEES PARMANENTES EN FRANCE 1445./BATAILLE DE FORMIGNY 1450./REUNION DES ANCIENNES PAIRIES/A LA COURONNE 1431./MORT 1461.
Inscription
Reverse
1836
Inscription
Obverse, to right of shoulder
CUIVRE
Stamp
On side
French and Continental Furniture, decorations and clocks (#5438) (1986-03-22) lot #25;