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Catalog Number DEC.037
Title Napoleon Medallion Collection
Artist unknown
Artist Andrieu Fecit
Date n.d.
Description 10 medals encased in a box disguised as a book; blue velvet lining with blue ribbon to lift the medals; two levels of medallions;
Medallions are painted bronze with a paper backing and have glass cover 2 medallions are 14 cm diameter: busts of Napoleon & Josephine; l., "ANDRIEU FECIT" and bust of Napoleon, l., "ANDRIEU F."
2 medallions are 8.6 cm diameter: Seige de la Bastille "ANDRIEU F." "No. 1" and Arrivee du Roi a Paris "ANDRIEU F." "No. 2."
6 medallions are 6.9 cm diameter: "Josephine Imp.Et Reine", "Bonaparte Premier Consul De La Republique Fran", "Marie Louise Imperatrice" "Napoleon Empereur" "Napoleon Emp. Et Roi" and "Passage du G.S. Bernard"
Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Material Wood, Paper, Cloth, Metal
Credit line n.d.
Provenance Napolean Medals. Loaned to Redwood Library by Catharine Author to be given up to Elleridge Terry Greene if he should at any time wish to claim them.
Inscription Type Paper Tag
Inscription Technique Pen and Ink
Inscription Location Loose
Inscriptions and Marks Napolean Medals. Loaned to Redwood Library by Catharine Author to be given up to Elleridge Terry Greene if he should at any time wish to claim them.
Collection Decorative Arts