Medal of Louis III and Carloman II

Object Name: 
Medal of Louis III and Carloman II

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Object Name: 
Medal of Louis III and Carloman II
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.7.58
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 5.2 cm, Th: 6 mm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1839
Credit Line: 
Gift of Arthur Rubloff, by exchange
Primary Description: 
Bronze; obverse, busts of Louis III and Caroman II (males with crowns) facing left.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rubloff, Arthur, Source
1986-03-24
Sotheby's, Source
1986-03-24
Color: 
Inscription: 
1839, CAQUE.F.LOUIS III ET CARLOMAN II ROIS DE FRAN.CE
Inscription
Obverse
LOUIS III ET CARLOMAN II./28 EMES.ROIS./FILS DE LOUIS LE BEGUE./NES/LOUIS III 860./CARLOMAN III 865 ROIS 879./ENTREVUE DE LOUIS ET DE CARLOMAN/AVEC CHARLES LE GROS 879./DEFAITE DES NORMANDS 879./ALLIANCE AVEC LOUIS DE SAXE 880./VICTOIRE REMPORTEE SUR HUGUES LE BATARD/PAR LOUIS ET CARLOMAN 880./PRISE DE MACON/PAR LOUIS ET CARLOMAN 880/BATAILLE DE SANCOURT/GAGNEE PAR LOUIS III/SUR LES NORMANDS 881./PAIX ENTRE CARLOMAN/ET LES NORMANDS 884/MORTS/LOUIS III 882, CARLOMAN II 884.
Inscription
Reverse
CUIVRE
Stamp
On side