around circumference on a ribbon: QVAESITVM.MERITIS (Sought for her merits); in exergue: CORON[ATA].XXII.SEPT[EMBRIS] / MDCCLXI (Crowned on 22 September 1761)
Purchased c. 1960/1985 by Lisa and Leonard Baskin, Leeds, Massachusetts; gift 1998 to NGA.
- Pollard, John Graham. Renaissance Medals. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. 2 vols. Washington, 2007: 2:no. 928, repro.