Louis XIV Sun King bronze medallion

$ 100.00

Interesting French bronze medallion commemorating Louis XIV, the Sun King. Front features portrait of the king, while the reverse depicts the sun shining on a terrestrial globe. Medal reads LVD MAGNVS FRAN ET NAV REX P.P. to recto, NEC PLVRIBVS IMPAR on verso. Dated 1674 on medal, but is a late 19th century restrike.

Measures 3.25"

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