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Medal - Portrait of Napoleon (Electroformed), France Numismatics Reg. No: NU 33404

Summary:
Uniface Portrait Medal of Napoleon (Electroformed), by Bertrand Andrieu, Issued by France. It was probably produced in commemoration of the marriage of Napoleon and Maria Louisa. Originally had a domed glass top as part of a framed group of medals.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 140 mm (Diameter)

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Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: napoleonic
Series: Napoleon Bonaparte
DateEra: circa 1810 AD
Obverse Description: Laureate bust of Napoleon facing left; on truncation, ANDRIEU F.
Reverse Description: Plain
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Issued By: France
Artist: Bertrand Andrieu
Person Depicted: Napoleon Bonaparte, France

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