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In honor of M.G. De la Gardie

Author

Breuer Iohann Georg

Materials

silver

Weight

41,21 гр

Size

49 мм

Provenance

From P. Demidov's collection, 1912

Inventory №

11230

Obverse

Portrait of M.G. De la Gardie wearing wig and cuirass r.; signed breùer; MAGN.9GABRIEL DE LA — GARDIE.R.S. CANCELL.

Reverse

The palm tree with a stone lying on the top of the tree, winds are trying to move it but without success; NEC PONDERE NEC INIVRIIS FRANGOR.

Notes

marks "8" on the obv. and rev.

Literature

Keder 1728 (p. 103, № 8); Hildebrand 1860 (s. 54, № 3);