Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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Charles XI have got the Order of the Garter from English king Charles II,
July 29, 1669

Author

Unknown medalist of the 17th cent.

Materials

silver

Weight

20,88 гр

Size

42 мм

Provenance

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

Inventory №

11386

Obverse

Swedish and English crowns and two monograms of double C with ribbon of the Order with medallion; there is motto of the Order on the ribbon: HONY SOIT QVI MAL Y PENSE; around the medallion: 16 - 69

Reverse

St. Georgius; SALUS — POPULORUM.

Notes

Marks "I" on the rev. and obv.

Literature

Brenner (Car.XI. Tab.II. N.1); Keder 1728 (p.78, № 1); Hildebrand 1874, d. I (s. 395, № 22);