Mint: Paris, France
Diameter and weight: 74 mm (2 15/16 in.)
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Circular medal of Louis XV (1710-1774), king of France.
Obverse: Profile bust of Louis XV looking to proper left; inscribed at edge “LUD·XV·REX CHRISTIANISS·”.
Reverse: Olive wreath; inscribed at center “VOTA SOLUTA/PRO SALUTE/SEREN.DELPHINI/VI.ORDINES/MERCAT.PARIS./M.DCC.LII”.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "LUD·XV·REX CHRISTIANISS·".
Reverse: Inscribed at center "VOTA SOLUTA/PRO SALUTE/SEREN.DELPHINI/VI.ORDINES/MERCAT.PARIS./M.DCC.LII".
By 1917, J. B. How; 1917, bequest of J. B. How to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 18, 1917)
Bequest of J. B. How