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Medal

German (Nuremburg)


Mint: Nuremburg, Germany

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 29 mm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.4592

Medium or Technique

Metal; copper alloy

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Medals

Circular medal.

Obverse: Probably a lion before a pedestal mounted with a sculpture; inscribed at edge “[ ]ROS[ ]LEONMLORIS MAS[ ]ERAT”.

Reverse: Bishop at proper right before a lion and a king at proper left; inscribed at edge “LIBER[ ]VINCIRILEOPERNEGET”.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "[ ]ROS[ ]LEONMLORIS MAS[ ]ERAT".

Reverse: Inscribed at edge "LIBER[ ]VINCIRILEOPERNEGET".

Provenance

By 1913, The Boston Athenaeum; 1913, deposited by The Boston Athenaeum to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 3, 1913)

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum