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1483, England. EDWARD V, MEMORIAL - Dassier's medal

SKU: 15429-1S $80.00
EDWARD V, 1483. By Jean Dassier. Bronze 41mm. OBVERSE: Draped bust of Edward V facing left. Legend: EDOUARD . V . D . G . ANG . FR . ET . HIB . REX. (Edward V, by the grace of God, king of England, France and Ireland). REVERSE: A monument on the top of which are two infants embracing in allusion to the affection of the King and his brother. In front is a bas-relief representing the murder of the young princes. The base is inscribed: NAT. 8. OCTOB. 1470. MORT 1483 (born 8 October 1470, died 1483). From Thomason's reissue, circa 1820. MI I p.18, Eimer 21, Eisler I 258/19. Dassier issue. $90
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