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Jérôme Bonaparte

French
1860


Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 15 mm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.800

Medium or Technique

Metal; gilt alloy

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal of Jérôme Bonaparte (1784-1860), king of Westphalia, with hanging loop and ring attached at top.

Obverse: Profile bust of Jérôme Bonaparte looking to proper right; inscribed at edge “PRINCE JEROME”.

Reverse: Inscribed in wreath “NÉ/EN 1784/MORT/LE 24 JUIN/1860.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "PRINCE JEROME".

Reverse: Inscribed in wreath "NÉ/EN 1784/MORT/LE 24 JUIN/1860.

Provenance

By 1913, Henry H. Fay; gift of Henry H. Fay to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 1, 1913)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay