The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Henri II, King of France (1519-1559)
  • Etienne de Laune (1519 - 1583)
  • Henri II, King of France (1519-1559)
  • France
  • 1547 - 1559
  • Medal
  • Bronze, gilded
  • Diameter: 5.2 cm
  • Inscription

    Inscription: HENRICVS.II.FRANCOR.REX.INVICTISS.P.P. 'Henri II, most invincible King of the French, father of his country'
    Inscription: NVMIA.TE.COPIA.LAVRO. ET.FAMA.BEARVNT 'The gods have blessed you with plenty, victory and fame'
  • S364
  • Smoking Room
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Further Reading
  • First recorded at Hertford House in 1890