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1087, England. WILLIAM I, MEMORIAL - DASSIER'S MEDAL.

SKU: 15443-1S $0.00
WILLIAM I, 1066-1087. By Jean Dassier. Bronze 41mm. Obv: bust of William I, facing three-quarters right, in armor and wearing a winged helmet (symbollic of the swiftness of the conquest). Leg: GULIELMUS . I . CONQUAESTOR . D . G . ANG . REX. (William I, the conqueror, by the grace of God, king of England). Rev: An urn-shaped monument, on the pedestal of which are seated a captive and Angland lamenting her subjection. The pedestal is decorated with a bas-relief representing the surrender of the keys of London to William. MI I page 2, Eimer 1, Eisler I 253/3. $100. Sorry, SOLD (March, 2019)
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