Numismatics
Subject: Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden, 1594–1632
Artist: Unknown

Silver Medal of Gustavus Adolphus commemorating his death at the Battle of Lützen

1633

Silver

57.68 g, 12:00, 60.5 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of the Reverend WIlliam H. Owen, B.A. 1897, Collection
2001.87.28012
Culture: 
Swedish
Period: 
17th Century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Sweden
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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