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Catalog of medals and antiques

Over 7,500 medals, objets d'art and archaeological pieces available online.

The catalogue of medals and antiques of the Bibliothèque nationale de France is dedicated to medals, objets d'art and archaeological pieces (cameos, intaglios, Greek vases, ivory and bronze objects, sculptures, lamps, seals, marbles, inscriptions...) housed at the Department of coins, medals and antiques. The series of bibliographical notes will be gradually downloaded. The following ones are already available:

  • works housed at the Museum of coins, medals and antiques,
  • some of the bronze and antique glass pieces, and ceramics,
  • seal matrices,
  • royal tokens that belonged to the Valois, coins,
  • the Padouans, Valerio Belli's and Mascaux's medals.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014