Medal

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Object Name: 
Medal
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.7.39
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 5.2 cm, Th: 6 mm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1859
Credit Line: 
Gift of Arthur Rubloff, by exchange
Primary Description: 
Bronze. Obverse, bust of Charles (male with crown) facing right.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rubloff, Arthur, Source
1986-03-24
Sotheby's, Source
1986-03-24
Color: 
Inscription: 
1859
Inscription
Obverse, to left of shoulder
CHARLES LE GROS ROI DE FRANCE
Inscription
Obverse
CHARLES LE GROS. 29EME ROI. FILE DE LOUIS CERMANIQUE: NE 832./ROI 884/SIEGE DE PARIS PAR LES NORDLANDS SOUS LA CONDUITE/DE SIGEFROI ET DE SINRICH/HEROIQUE EFENSE/DE LEVEQUE GOZLEN ET DU COMTE EUDES/EN L'ABSENCE DE CHARLES LE GROS/885-886/PAIX ONEREUSE AVEC LES NORMANDS/886/DIETE DE TRIBUR/ET DEPOSITION DU ROI/PAR LES GRANDS 887/ELECTION D'EUDES/FILS DE ROBERT LE FORT/887/MORT 888
Inscription
Reverse
cague
Inscription
Obverse, to right of shoulder
cuivre
Stamp
On side