Medal, Museum of Napoleon, Laocoon Gallery, by Andrieu, Issued by France, 1804.
Minted in Paris
Laureate head of Napoleon facing right; below, ANDRIEU F.
An internal perspective view of the hall used for the reception of the antique statue of the Laocoon depicted at the far back; at sides are the statue of Pallas de Velletri and the colossal Ceres, the busts of Serapis and Minerva, the statue of Bacchus, &c.; in exergue, MUSEE NAPOLEON; on exergue line in small lettering, ANDRIEU F. DENON D.
One of two medals depicting galleries of the Musee Francaise used to show objects brought to France by Napoleon.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/3/1976
Type of item
Laskey No. XXXII
[Book] Laskey, J. C. Medals Struck at the National Medal Mint by Order of Napoleon Bonaparte., 65 Pages