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Numismatics
Subject: Franz Joseph I, Emperor of Austria, Austrian, 1830–1916, ruled 1848–1916
Artist: Josef Hermann Tautenhayn

Medal of Franz Joseph I

1830–1914

Bronze

128.74 g, 70 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Charles Wyllys Betts, B.A. 1867, M.A. 1871
2001.87.26193
Geography: 
Made in Hungary
Made in Austria
Culture: 
Austrian, Hungarian
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Charles Wyllys Betts, to about 1887; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from about 1887 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.