Medal of Louis XIII

Object Name: 
Medal of Louis XIII

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Object Name: 
Medal of Louis XIII
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.7.67
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 Louis XIII (male with wavy hair), facing left.
Provenance: 
Rubloff, Arthur, Source
1986-03-24
Sotheby's, Source
1986-03-24
Color: 
Inscription: 
LOUIS XIII ROI DE FRANCE ET DE NAVARRE
Inscription
Obverse
DE PUYMAURIN.D.CAQUE.F.
Inscription
Obverse, at bottom
LOUIS XIII DIT LE JUSTE./64 EME.ROI./FILS DE HENRI IV./NE 1601./ROI 1610./PRISE DE LA ROCHELLE 1628./DEFAITE DES IMPERIAUX 1638./RETABLISSEMENT DE JEAN IV./SUR LE TRONE DE PORTUGAL/1640.MORT 1643.
Inscription
Reverse
CUIVRE
Stamp
On side