Franco-American Jeton: Token with envelope

Franco-American Jeton: Token with envelope
Franco-American Jeton: Token with envelope
Title
Franco-American Jeton: Token with envelope
Date 
1751
Medium 
Copper
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 3/16 in. ( 3 cm )
Description 
Copper struck token with obverse depicting draped and armored bust of Louis XV facing right, legend: "LED.XV.REX CHRISTIANSS." Reverse contains standing figure of Native American with bow and quiver, looking at cluster of lilies at his right; palm trees in distance at left; legend above: "SUE OMNI SIDERE CRESCUNT"; in exergue: "COL. FRANC. DE/L'AM. 1751."
Object Number 
INV.10693
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group