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Date: 1816
Object Name: medallion
Classification: European
Culture(s):
French
Mint: Europe
Technique: milled
Medium: silver (AR)
Dimensions: Coin: 77 mm, 12 O'Clock (3 1/16 in., 12 O'Clock)
Subject/Image: Obverse: Prometheus bound; Napoleon in exile.
Subject/Image: Reverse: Prometheus. NON DI LUI MA DI CHI LO TRADI IMAGO 1816
Inscription: Reverse: NON DI LUI MA DI CHI LO TRADI IMAGO 1816
Description: Laureate head of Napoleon r.. Crown of stars above. Broken wheel in l. field. Olive and palm crossed below. / Prometheus naked left, chained by his arms and legs to a rock being attacked by a vulture right. Inscription above, date below
Accession Number: NG.1990.5.74