Requires Photography

Medal

Italian or French
1819
Possibly by Eugène Dubois (French, 1795–1863)


Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 36 mm, 20 gm (1 7/16 in., 0.71 oz.)

Accession Number

30.86

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal of Clementina Isaura Ludovica. Stamped “ARGENT” twice over itself on edge.

Obverse: Profile bust of Clementina looking to proper right, wearing a veil and with a musical intrument emblem at proper left; inscribed at edge and below.

Reverse: Bundle of flowers at center; inscribed at edge.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "CLEMEN·ISAURA LUD·FLORAL·RESTAURATRIX·" and below "EUGENE DUBOIS F".

Reverse: Inscribed at edge "HIS IDEM SEMPER HONOS M·DCCC·XIX".

Provenance

By 1930, Malcolm Storer; 1930, given by Malcolm Storer to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 6, 1930)

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm Storer