Medal of Francis II and Alexander I Artist: Unknown
Ruler: Francis I, Emperor of Austria, Austrian, 1768–1835, ruled 1792–85

Medium

Gold

Dimensions

12.52 g, 12:00, 33 mm

Credit Line

Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Irving Dillaye-Vann, B.A. 1897

Accession Number

2001.87.26072

Geography
Culture
Period

19th century

Classification
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Numismatics

Obverse Description

Obverse Description: FRANZ. I: KAISER. V: OESTERREICH. ALEXANDER KAISER. V. RUSSIAND. Two busts facing one another. IETTON below trunkations.

Reverse Description

Reverse Description: DIE ENTSCHEIO : SCHACHT DER ALLIIRTDN. City skyline as a bird holding a sword flies above. DEN 18 - 19.00T: 1813. below city.
Provenance

Provenance

Irving Dillaye-Van, to about 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Additional information

Object/Work type

medals

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