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In honor of Axel Oxenstierna,
1634

Author

FG

Materials

silver

Weight

27,18 гр

Size

41,5 мм

Provenance

From P. Demidov's collection, 1912

Inventory №

11234

Obverse

Portrait of A. Oxenstierna wearing camisole and mantle r.; signed FG.1634; AXELIVS. OXENSTERN RERVM. SVECO. GERMANICARVM. ATLAS.

Reverse

Allegory of Freedom holding hands of two other women: Truth and Courage; the portrait of Gustav II Adolf with motto SIC DECVIT. MEA. FACTA. SEQVI. is above; PRUDENTIA & FORTITUDINE POST. GUSTAVUM. MAGNUM. LIBERTATIS. VINDEX.

Notes

marks "I" on the obv. and rev.

Literature

Keder 1728 (p. 102, № 1); Hildebrand 1860 (s. 23, № 2);