Object Place: Europe, France
Diameter and weight: 33 mm (1 5/16 in.)
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Circular medal of Philip II. Beaded rim on both faces.
Obverse: Profile bust of Philip II looking to proper left, with long hair and no beard and wearing a cap; inscribed at edge.
Reverse: Inscribed at center.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "PHILIPPE II.ROY DE FRANCE.".
Reverse: Inscribed at center "41./NE.1165./SUCCEDE.1180./SECONDE CROISADE DES/ROIS DE FRANCE.1190./BATAILLE DE BOUVINES./1214./MORT.1223./TROISIEME RACE./P.".
1913, given by Henry H. Fay to MFA. (Accession Date: May 1, 1913)
Gift of Henry H. Fay