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ANDRIEU, Jean-Bertrand

Bordeaux, Gironde 1761 - Paris 1822

Maker: Monnaie de Paris

Naissance du Roi de Rome

Birth of King of Rome

1811

gilt bronze struck

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 1 58 in.

obverse:
signed below tranche of neck: ANDRIEU F DENON D
revers :
signed on tranche of shoulder: ANDRIEU F.
around circumference: NAPOLEON FRANCOIS JOSEPH CHARLES ROI DE ROME
in exergue: XX MARS MDCCCXI.

Acc. No.: 85.2.23

Credit Line: Gift of Hon. Levi P. Morton, 1885

Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org, May 2019

© Artist:


Provenance

  • The medals in this collection were struck for the Metropolitan Museum of Art at the Paris Mint at the request of the donor, formerly U.S. Minister to France.
  • 1885, Gift of Hon. Levi P. Morton

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (April 22nd, 2019)

Comment

  • The medal is located on 4th line, 2nd from the right.