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Medallion - Emperor Napoleon III Bonaparte

Emperor Napoleon III Bonaparte

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1862 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stalagmitic deposit

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Medallion depicts the bust of Emperor Napoleon in stalagmitic deposit.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)


1862 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Stalagmitic deposit


Diameter: 17.78 cm

Object history note

Bought, £6.

Descriptive line

Medallion, stalagmitic deposit, Emperor Napoleon III Bonaparte, Italy, 1862

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Inventory of Art Objects Acquired in the Year 1862. In: Inventory of the Objects in the Art Division of the Museum at South Kensington, Arranged According to the Dates of their Acquisition. Vol I. London: Printed by George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1868, p. 14


Medallions; Politics; Royalty


Sculpture Collection

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