Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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In honor of A.B. Horn,
1720

Author

Hedlinger Johann Carl

Materials

silver

Weight

100,15 гр

Size

63,5 мм

Provenance

From P. Demidov's collection, 1912

Inventory №

11225

Obverse

Portrait of A.B. Horn wearing wig, unifirm and mantle r.; signed: C. HEDLINGER.F.; ARV. HORN. COM. REGN. SVEC. SEN. PRAES. CANCEL. ET. COMIT.A.1720. MARESCH.

Reverse

Crown jewels lying on the pedestal connected with other four pedestals with symbols of four orders of Sweden: Bible, sword, caduceus and sickle; AMABILI VINCVLO IVNCTI.; in exergue: VIRO IMMVTABILI/ OB RES PATRIAE DEXTRE FIDELITER/ FELICITERQVE GESTAS/ ORDO EQVEST. R. S. IN. SEMPIT./ MEMORIAM CVDI FEC./ MDCCXX.

Notes

marks "12" on the obv. and rev.

Literature

Keder 1728 (p. 104, № 12); Hildebrand 1860 (s. 123, № 2);