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Louis XII, King of France and his consort, Anne of Brittany
  • Jean Lepère (1455 - 1530) , Designer
  • Nicolas Leclerc (active between: c. 1491-1500), Modeller
    Jean de Saint-Priest, Modeller
    Colin le Père, Cast by
    Jean le Père, Cast by
  • Louis XII, King of France and his consort, Anne of Brittany
  • France
  • 1499 - 1500 (cast)
  • Medal
  • Bronze
  • Diameter: 11.3 cm
  • Inscription: 'FELICE ٠ LVDOVICO ٠ REGNATE ٠DVODECIMO ٠ CESARE ٠ ALTERO ٠ GAVDET ٠ OMNIS ٠ NACIO' With a lion passant (for Lyon) at the bottom 'Every nation rejoices under the reign of the second Caesar, the fortunate Louis XII'
    Inscription: (cross) 'LVGDVN ٠ RE ٠ PVBLICA ٠ GAVDETE ٠ BIS ٠ ANNA ٠ REGNANTE ٠ BENIGNE ٠ SIC ٠ FVI ٠ CONFLATA ٠ 1499', with lion for Lyon below 'The republic of Lyon rejoicing at the second benign reign of Anne, thus was I cast in 1499'
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