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Peace of Aix-La-Chapelle Concluded. 7 Oct. 1748.: CM.88-1939

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Peace of Aix-La-Chapelle Concluded. 7 Oct. 1748.


Ruler: George II (1727-60)
Engraver: Marme, Johann Christian




History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1939-03-18) by Barron, E. Evelyn


Production date: AD 1748

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 32 mm Diameter 32 mm Weight 12.73 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Mars rushing, facing left, bearing a sword and a lighted torch; in the distance is the town of Bois-le-Duc.

  • Text: MINACIA MARTIS (in exergue) S . P . Q . S.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: The Genius of Bois-le-Duc, standing, facing, holding an olive branch and a cornucopia: at her side is her shield.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Accession number: CM.88-1939
Primary reference Number: 227893
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 29 March 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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