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medal
  • Massonnet Caque
    active: France
  • medal, 1860
  • Where object was made: France
  • lead, silver plating
  • Object Diameter: 5 cm
    Object Diameter: 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of Dr. Franklin D. Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0003
Multimedia
Description

Recto: Profile of male (identified as Emperor Napoleon III). Male is wearing a laurel wreath in his hair. He has a moustache and long beard.

Verso: Wreath with text.