Medal with Male Portrait

Object Name: 
Medal with Male Portrait

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Object Name: 
Medal with Male Portrait
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
86.7.29
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 5.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1840
Credit Line: 
Gift of Arthur Rubloff, by exchange
Primary Description: 
Bronze; obverse: bust of Childeric II facing right: "CHILDERIC II ROI DE FRANCE / CAQUE 1840". Reverse: "CHILDERIC II 14eme. ROI/FILS DE CLOVIS II NE 651 ROI 670/4OI D'AUSTRASIE DE 660 A 670. PROCLAME ROI DE FRANCE EN 670. PAR LES SOINS DU DUC VULFOAD ET DE ST LEGER EVEQUE D'AUTUN EXIL DE ST LEGER AU MONASTERE DE LUXEU 873.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Rubloff, Arthur, Source
1986-03-24
Sotheby's, Source
1986-03-24
Color: 
Inscription: 
CHILDERIC II ROI DE FRANCE / CAQUE 1840
Inscription
On obverse
CHILDERIC II 14eme. ROI/FILS DE CLOVIS II NE 651 ROI 670/4OI D'AUSTRASIE DE 660 A 670. PROCLAME ROI DE FRANCE EN 670. PAR LES SOINS DU DUC VULFOAD ET DE ST LEGER EVEQUE D'AUTUN EXIL DE ST LEGER AU MONASTERE DE LUXEU 873.
Inscription
On reverse
cuivre
Stamp
On rim