1815 Waterloo 133mm Bronze Medal - By Pistrucci

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Eimer 1067, BHM 870.

130mm, 223g. By B. Pistrucci.

Obverse with conjoined bust of George Prince Regent, Francis II of Austria, Alexander I of Russia and Frederick William III of Prussia. Reverse showing Victory advancing, guiding the equestrian figures of Wellington and Blucher, each in Roman dress.

This medal was originally intended to be a struck medal but such were the technical difficulties in the production of the medal that it was only completed in the late 1840's and in electrotype form, as is this example. About Extremely Fine and impressive.