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Inscription

around circumference, each letter formed from depictions of various items: GEORGIVS.I.REX.; above each letter in main inscription: [G]PRVDENS [G]IVSTVS [O]SERVATOR CIVIVM [R]SALVT.PVBL:INVIGILANS. [G]CLEMENS. [I]FORTIS. [V]PACIS AMANS. [S]VIVAT REX OPT: [I]FRVCT APPAREANT. [R]ADVERS:REPELLAT. [E]PROSIT OMNIB. [X]TVTOR BONOR:TERROR MALOR.; below the bust: N.SEELAENDER FECIT.

Provenance

Purchased c. 1960/1985 by Lisa and Leonard Baskin, Leeds, Massachusetts; gift 2003 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. 924, repro.