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Lot 153 - Starting price : 150 EUR


Louis XVI, 1774-1793. Medal on the festivities held in Paris after the birth of the Dauphin by B. du Vivier, Paris, 1782.  Obv: Conjoined bust right of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette; in exergue, LUTETIA.  Rev: The royal couple standing left, Marie Antoinette holding a pomegranate and Louis XVI extending his hand toward Lutetia kneeling right and holding the arms of the city; behind, Industria kneeling left, holding caduceus and cornucopiae; in exergue, legend in 3 lines.  Copper. 70.53 grams. 50.60 mm. Cf. Nocq 214. About Uncirculated. Trace of red mint. Hairlines.

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