Medal in envelope: Louis XIV

Medal in envelope: Louis XIV
Title
Medal in envelope: Louis XIV
Date 
1800-1900
Medium 
Bronze
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 5/8 in. ( 4.1 cm )
Description 
Bronze struck medal with nude bust of Louis XIV facing right with surrounding legend: "LUDOVICUS MAGNUS REX CHRISTIANISSIMUS." Reverse depicts standing figure of an Indian with bow and quiver and figure of slave chained in front of ship's bow, with winged figure of Victory flying overhead; legend: "COLONIA FRANCORUM AMERICANA VICTRIX."; inscription in exergue: "BATAVIS AD MARTINICAM/CAESIS AC FUGATIS/M.DC.LXXIIII."
Object Number 
INV.10758
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group