Object Place: Europe, France
Diameter and weight: 33 mm (1 5/16 in.)
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Circular medal of Francis II. Beaded rim on both faces.
Obverse: Profile bust of a youthful Francis II looking to proper right, wearing a laureate crown and plate armor; inscribed at edge.
Reverse: Inscribed at center.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "FRANÇOIS II.ROY DE FRANCE.".
Reverse: Inscribed at center "60./NE 1543./SUCCEDE 1559./LA RELIGION/MAINTENUE./MORT.1560./TROISIEME RACE/F.".
1913, given by Henry H. Fay to MFA. (Accession Date: May 1, 1913)
Gift of Henry H. Fay