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Joséphine de Beauharnais

French
19th century


Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 69 mm (2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1346

Medium or Technique

Metal; probably painted lead

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular uniface medal of Joséphine de Beauharnais, emperess of France; inscribed at edge “JOSEPHINE IMP ET REINE” and on shoulder “ANDRIEU F.”.

Inscription

Inscribed at edge "JOSEPHINE IMP ET REINE" and on shoulder "ANDRIEU F.".

Provenance

By 1919, anonymous collector; 1919, gift of anonymous collector to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 6, 1919)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift