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Medal - Royal Wedding, Leopold & Marie, Belgium, 1853 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34541

Medal commemorating the marriage of Leopold II of Belgium to Marie Henriette of Austria, issued by Belgium, 1853.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 74 mm (Diameter)

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Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: royalty
Series: Commemorative
DateEra: 1853 AD
Obverse Description: Conjoind heads of Leopold and MarieHentietta
Reverse Description: Belgium standing, facing, she holds a flaming torch; lion rests behind; around, XXII AOUT MDCCCLIII
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Leopold I, Belgium, 1853
Artist: Leopold Weiner

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