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Medal - Proclamation of Napoleon II, France, 1815 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34150

Summary:
Medal Proclamation of Napoleon II, Issued by France to commemorate the proclamation on 20 June 1815.
Artist: Bertrand Andrieu
Minted by Paris Mint
Statement Of Significance:
Note: no claim is made for Napoleon II than Emperor of France and the usual laurel wreath is replaced by a simple band.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 41 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 33.4 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: Laureate head facing right; around, NAPOLEON EMP. ET ROI.; on neck truncation, ANDRIEU F.
Reverse Description: Bust facing left, hair in ribbon; around, NAPOLEON II ROI DES FRANCAIS.; below bust, XX JUIN MDCCCXV.
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: France, 1815
Artist: Bertrand Andrieu
Mint: Paris (Mint), France, 1815
Person Depicted: Napoleon II, France, 1815

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