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Charles VII

French
19th century


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 32 mm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.910

Medium or Technique

Metal; electrotype

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal of Charles VII (born 1403, king 1422-61). Beaded rim on both faces.

Obverse: Profile bust of Charles VII looking to proper right, with short hair and wearing a crown; inscribed at edge.

Reverse: Inscribed at center.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "CHARLES VII.ROY DE FRANCE.".

Reverse: Inscribed at center "54./NE.1402./SUCCEDE.1422./LES ANGLOIS CHASSEZ./MORT.1461./TROISIEME RACE./P.".

Provenance

1913, given by Henry H. Fay to MFA. (Accession Date: May 1, 1913)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay