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1327, England. EDWARD II, MEMORIAL - Dassier's medal

SKU: J2134-15423-1S $90.00
EDWARD II, 1307-1327. By Jean Dassier. Bronze 41mm. Obv: Crowned, mantled bust of Edward II facing right. Legend: EDOUARD  II D . G. ANG . ET . HIB .REX. (Edward II, by the grace of God, king of England and Ireland). Rev: A sepulchral monument decorated with a bas-relief representing Gournay and Maltravers about to cover up the body of the monarch, after his murder. Exergue: NAT. 1284. COR. 1307. MORT 1327 (Born 1284, crowned 1307, died 1327). A later strike by the Thomason manufactory, circa 1820. MI I page 5, Eimer 11, Eisler I 256/12. Dassier issue. $90
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