Object Place: Europe, Bohemia
Diameter and weight: 41 mm (1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Circular medal of Maxmilian.
Obverse: Crowned heraldic emblem; inscribed at edge “*MAXIMILIANUS·D·G·BOHE·REX·ANNO·MDCCCXCVI·RH·TRAJ·” and under emblem “BEGEER UTRECHT”.
Reverse: Nude Mercury flying over a city, with winged feet, wearing a winged hat, and holding his staff in his left hand and pointing up with his right hand; inscribed above “QVO·ME·FATA·VOCANT”.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "*MAXIMILIANUS·D·G·BOHE·REX·ANNO·MDCCCXCVI·RH·TRAJ·" and under emblem "BEGEER UTRECHT".
Reverse: Inscribed above "QVO·ME·FATA·VOCANT".
By 1927, The Mary Hooper Packard Collection; 1927, gift of Horace Packard to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 5, 1927)
Gift of Horace Packard