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On the Death of Charles XII,
November 19 (30), 1718

Author

Hedlinger Johann Carl

Materials

tin

Size

51,5 мм

Provenance

Stakhovich Alexander Alexandrovich, 1983

Inventory №

252004

Obverse

CAROL. XII. D. G. R. SVEC. - OCCVB. D. 30. NOV. A. 1718.; bust of Charles XII r. wearing jupe and mantle; signed Hedl.

Reverse

INDOCILIS PATI.*; lion breaking ropes; IN PERPET. MEMOR./ MAGNANIMI.

Comments

Hor. Car. I, 1, 15 - 18:
Luctantem Icariis fluctibus Africum
mercator metuens otium et oppidi
laudat rura sui; mox reficit rates
quassas, indocilis pauperiem pati.

Literature

Hildebrand 1874, d. I (s. 593, № 197); Пискунова 1950 (№ 222б); Zavorotnaya 1988 (№ 7); Russian Victories 2009, 175

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