8 July 1999
Austria, Rudolph von Habsburg and his wife Clementia of Naples, gold portrait Judenmedaille, undated and unsigned, IMP CAES RUDOLPHUS REX GERM COM HAB UAN EUS, crowned bust of Rudolph to right, holding orb and sceptre, rev. CLEMENTIA REG NEAPO CAROLI UX RUD IM FI, crowned bust of Clementia to left, 56mm., 30g., traces of mount at 12 o'clock, creased, good very fine
Rothschild inv. no. LR140.
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