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Medal - Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma, Piacenza & Guastalla, Italy, 1815 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34307

Summary:
Medal Marie Louise (Maria Luigia), Duchess of Parma, Piacenza and Guastalla, Issued by France & Italy, 1815
Artist: Donald'i
Mint not recorded
Statement Of Significance:
Marie Louise (Maria Luigia) of Austria (12 December 1791 - 17 December 1847) was the second wife of Napoleon I, as such, she was Empress of France from 1810 to 1814. After Napoleon's final loss of power, she remained Duchess of Parma, Piacenza and Guastalla from 1814 until her death.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 40 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 31.2 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: napoleon bonaparte
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: napoleonic
Series: Napoleon Bonaparte
DateEra: 1815 AD
Obverse Description: Bust facing right, no legend
Reverse Description: Legend in seven lines: MARIA LUIGIA / PRINC. IMP. ARCID. / D'AUSTRIA / PER LE GR. DI DIO DUCH. / DI PARMA PIAC. / E GUAST. / 1815; in small lettering near the rim, DONALD'I F.
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Italy, 1815
Artist: Donaldi, Italy, 1815

the medal gives DONALD'I F.
Person Depicted: Empress Marie Louise, Italy, 1815

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