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Medal with motto of Charles IX

Author

Unknown medalist of the 17th cent.

Materials

silver

Weight

23,78 гр

Size

45х37 мм

Provenance

From P. Demidov's collection, earlier from E. Brenner's collection, 1912

Inventory №

11308

Obverse

Portrait of Charles IX wearing laureate wreath, cuirass and mantle r.; +CAROLVS IX D.G. SVECOCVM GOTHORVM VANDALORVM ETC REX

Reverse

Criss-crossed sword and laurel branch under the God's name; around the image: TIME DEVM DILIGE IVSTITIAM PACEM QVAERE PATRIAM DEFENDE; laurel wreath is around; around wreath: IEHOVAH MEVM SOLATIVM

Literature

Brenner (Car.IX. Tab.IV. N. 3); Keder 1728 (p. 53, № 3); Hildebrand 1874, d. I (s. 85-86, № 8);