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Napoleon I medal
  • Bertrand Andrieu
    born: Bordeaux, France ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Napoleon I medal, 1812
  • Where object was made: France
  • bronze
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar von Mayrhausen
  • Not on display
  • 1960.0042

Recto: Image of man (Napoleon I) set in profile and facing right. Man is wearing a laurel wreath and has his hair combed foreward. Text at CR and CL.

Verso: Image of building in Moscow. Building has three fortification walls, pear shaped towers at top, and entrance at center. At center there is a steeple shaped structure with flag at top. Text at TR, TL, and BC.