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Reference:5742 Birth of Prince James Francis Edward Stuart, 1688

The naked figure of Truth stands leaning against an open cupboard door, inscribed IAC:FRANC EDUARD: SUPPOSIT: 20IUNII 1688, revealing a Jesuit supporting a cishion upon which sits the infant Prince crowning himself./

A Trojan horse.

[By J. Smeltzing].

Silver. 58 mm.

Condition: Extremely Fine


Attractively toned.


MI i, 630/52; Cochran Patrick 50/6; Woolf 3:3; E. 291.