The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
This object is currently being catalogued
  • Medallion
  • This object is currently being catalogued
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • 16th century
  • Glass, bronze and gold, painted, gilded and engraved
  • Diameter: 3.8 cm
  • Inscription: 'EX ATAVIS AQUILA IMPERII SPECTABILE SIGNVM EFFICIT AUSTRIADES VNDIQUE CONSPICVOS'
    Label: 'EX ATAVIS AQUILA IMPERII SPECTABILE SIGNVM EFFICIT AUSTRIADES VNDIQUE CONSPICVOS' ; 'Nro 290' ; a - P' ; 'R·' Handwritten on paper, in ink
    Label: 'ro … 2' ; '379' Handwritten on paper, in ink
    Label: '7' Printed
  • W45
  • Smoking Room