Object Place: Europe, France
Diameter and weight: 33 mm (1 5/16 in.)
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Circular medal of Louis IX. Beaded rim on both.
Obverse: Profile bust of Louis IX looking to proper left, with long hair and no beard and wearing a crown; inscribed at edge.
Reverse: Inscribed at center.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "ST.LOUIS ROY DE FRANCE.".
Reverse: Inscribed at center "43./NE.1215./SUCCEDE.1226./TROISIEME CROISADE DES/ROIS DE FRANCE./1248./MORT.1270./TROISIEME RACE./P.".
1913, given by Henry H. Fay to MFA. (Accession Date: May 1, 1913)
Gift of Henry H. Fay