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412, Lot: 852. Estimate $300.
Sold for $260. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

AUSTRIA, Holy Roman Empire. Franz I. Emperor, 1745-1765. AR Medal (44.5mm, 29.11 g, 12h). Bicentennial of the Peace of Augsburg (September 1555). By Peter Paul Werner of Nürnberg. Dated 1755 (in chronogram on reverse). CAROLVS · V · ET · FRANCISCVS · I · IMPERATORES · AVGVSTI ·, confronted busts of Karl and Franz, each laureate, draped, and armored; P · P · W · on truncation of Karl’s bust / ILLO DANTE HOC FIRMANTE (with the former granting [and] the latter affirming), STABILIS ERIT (it will be unwavering), sealed document inscribed PAX/RELI/GIOSE in three lines, set on garlanded altar; above, right hands clapsed. J. Boublik, Coins and medals of the emperor Francis Stephen of Lorraine (Prague, 2011) 88; Julius 1655. EF, toned, a few light marks.