Artist Benjamin Duvivier (French, 1730–1819)
Object Place: `
Diameter and weight: 42 mm (1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Circular medal of Louis XV.
Obverse: Profile bust of Louis XV looking to proper right; inscribed at edge and under bust.
Reverse: Inscribed at center.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "LUD·XV·REX CHRISTIANISS." and under bust "B. DUVIVIER F.".
Reverse: "AD/XII.PUERORUM/ET/XII.PUELLARUM/GRATUIT EDUCATIONEM/HOSPITIUM/A NIC.BEAUJON/REG·CONS·FUNDAT/MDCCLXXXIV".
By 1930, Malcolm Storer; 1930, given by Malcolm Storer to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 6, 1930)
Gift of Malcolm Storer