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Art prize

German (Augsburg)
1779


Object Place: Augsburg, Germany

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 47 mm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.815

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal.

Obverse: Man seated at proper left drawing a nude man standing at proper right; inscribed at edge “NATVRAE AEMVLIS”.

Reverse: Monument at center; inscribed at edge “RESPVPLICA AVGVSTANA” and in exergue “MDCCLXXIX·/M·B·F·”.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "NATVRAE AEMVLIS".

Reverse: Inscribed at edge "RESPVPLICA AVGVSTANA" and in exergue "MDCCLXXIX·/M·B·F·".

Provenance

By 1927, Mrs. Albert T. Leatherbee; 1927, gift of Mrs. Albert T. Leatherbee to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 8, 1927)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert T. Leatherbee