SOLD Antique 1804 -1814 Napoleonic First Empire Silver Medal Napoleon I Coronation Celebrations

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SOLD Antique 19th century 1804 -1814 Napoleonic, First Empire silver medal with integral suspension loop: Napoleon I. Coronation celebrations. An XIII (1804), by Brenet.

Obverse- The heads of Napoleon and Josephine combined, the former encircled with a laurel wreath, and Josephine with a diadem, as worn by the Queens of France. Signed BRENET.

Legend, NAPOLEON JOSEPHINE

Exergue, BRENET.


Reverse - The French eagle crowned with a laurel wreath, seated on nest.

Legend, FIXA PERENNIS IN ALTO SEDES.

Exergue, FETES DU COURONNEMENT DONNÉES A L'HOTEL DE VILLE AN XIII.



DIAMETER: 34mm (not including suspension loop)

THICKNESS: 2-3 mm

WEIGHT: 16 grams


CONDITION: There are some minor scratches and nicks. But overall good condition considering the age. Please see the pictures.