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BERNARD, Thomas

Paris 1650 - Paris 1713

Maker: Monnaie de Paris

Jean-Baptiste Colbert (1619-1683)

Jean-Baptiste Colbert (1619-1683)

17th century, later struck

bronze

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 3 516 in.

obverse:
around circumference: IOAN.BAPT.COLBERT.REGNI.ADMINISTER.REGI.AB.INTIMIS.CONSILIIS.ET.MANDATIS.
signed: T.BERNARD.F.
reverse:
FIDE ET PRVDENTIA
in exergue: OBIT.VI.SEPT.AN.M.DC.LXXXIII

Acc. No.: 50.194.46

Credit Line: Gift of Louis S. Levy, 1950

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1950, Gift of Louis S. Levy

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (April 30th, 2019)