Medal cast

Two casts, obverse and reverse, of a commemorative medal . Obverse: Bust of Charles III of Spain. Legend: 'CAROLVS III . D . G . HISP : ET IND : REX.' Reverse: View of Barcelona. Legend: 'VNI NVNC IMPAR CVI MILITAT AETHER' (Now unequal to one for whom heaven fights). Exergue: 'BARCELONA LIBERATA D . XII . MAII . M . DCCVI'.

Object Details

ID: SEC1318
Type: Medal cast
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Wermuth, Christian
Events: War of the Spanish Succession: Siege of Barcelona, 1706
Date made: 12 May 1706
People: King Charles III of Spain
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Wellcome Collection
Measurements: Overall: 6 mm x 32 mm

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