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Inscription

around circumference: SPES PATRIAE.POPULI DELICIAE.; in exergue: NUPTIAE.CELEBRATAE / BEROLINI.IV.OCT / MDCCLXVII (The hope of the nation, the delight of the people; marriage celebrated in Berlin 4 October 1767)

Provenance

Lisa and Leonard Baskin, Leeds, Massachusetts; gift 1997 to NGA.

Bibliography
2007
Pollard, John Graham. Renaissance Medals. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. 2 vols. Washington, 2007: 2:no. 941, repro.