Medal of Henri III

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Object Name: 
Medal of Henri III
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.7.47
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 5.2 cm, Th: 6 mm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Arthur Rubloff, by exchange
Primary Description: 
Bronze; obverse, bust of Henri III (male with wreath on head), facing right.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rubloff, Arthur, Source
1986-03-24
Sotheby's, Source
1986-03-24
Color: 
Inscription: 
HENRI III ROI DE FRANCE ET DE POLOGNE
Inscription
Obverse
CAQUE.F.
Inscription
Obverse, left of shoulder
1835
Inscription
Obverse, right of shoulder
HENRI III/62 EME.ROI./FRERE DE CHARLES IX./NE 1551./ROI 1574./ETATS DE BLOTS 1577./INSTITUTION/DE L'ORDE DU ST. ESPRIT 1578./LIGUE DES DATHOLIQUES/ET DES HUGUENOTS 1585./BATAILLES DE COUTRAS/ET D'AUNEAU 1587./JOURNEE DES BARRICADES/1588./MORT 1589.
Inscription
Reverse
CUIVRE
Stamp
On side
French and Continental Furniture, decorations and clocks (#5438) (1986-03-22) Lot #25;