EF/XF (Extremely Fine)
|Year/Period and Variation:||Médaille 'Napoléon Premier Empire - Bataille d'Essling 1809' par Brenet|
|Nr. of Items:||1|
France - 'Napoleon First Empire - Battle of Essling 1809' medal by Brenet F. - Silver
DANVVIVS PONTEM INDIGNATVS. The furious god of Danube, destroying a boat bridge; on the left, a cannon piece and a French eagle, on the right, another eagle; the inscription: PROELIVM AD ESLINGAM/ XXII. MAII MDCCCIX..
ITERVM - IBIDEM. Troops passing a bridge thrown on the Danube; Victory hovering above, crowning their standards; in the field, signature BRENET F; the inscription: TRAIECTVS V. IVLII/ M D CCC IX..
Weight: 35 g.
Dimensions: 41 mm
Metal: solid silver
Hallmark: silver (cornucopia)
"Corne" (cornucopia) since 1 January 1880.
The battle of Essling took place between the French and Austrian troops, in the suburbs of Vienna, from May 20 to 22, 1809. 45,000 soldiers from both armies died. Among them, Marshal Lannes, died May 31 due to injuries.
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