Summary

Portrait medal of Esprit Fléchier (1655-1709) by Domard. One of the Galerie Metallique des Grand Hommes Francais series. Minted in Paris, 1820.

Obverse Description

Tonsured bust facing left; around, ESPIRIT FLECHIER.; below in smaller lettering the artist's name, DOMARD F.

Reverse Description

Legend in eight lines: NE / A PERNES / EN M.DC.XXXII. / MORT / EN M.DCC.X. / GALERIE METALLIQUE / DES GRAND HOMMES FRANCAIS. / 1820.

Edge Description

Plain

Significance

French preacher and author, Bishop of Nimes

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