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MONTAGNY, Jean-Pierre

Saint-Etienne, Loire 1789 - Belleville (Paris) 1862

ANDRIEU, Jean-Bertrand

Bordeaux, Gironde 1761 - Paris 1822

Bataille de Marengo / Passage du Grand Saint-Bernard

Battle of Marengo / Passage of Grand Saint-Bernard (Napoleon Crossing the Alps from France)

1800

copper

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): D. 2 38; weight: 0,246 lbs

obverse:
around the circumference: BONAPARTE PREMIER CONSUL DE LA REPUBLIQUE FRANse
inscribed at lower: BATAILLE DE MARENGO / LE XXVI / PRAIRIAL / AN VIII
reverse:
inscribed at lower: PASSAGE DU Gd St BERNARD / LE XXV FLOREAL / AN VIII

Acc. No.: 2001.87.27599

Credit Line: Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001

Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery / http://artgallery.yale.edu

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • 2001, Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (accessed June 2017)