Medal of the Royal Academy of History

Antoine Mengin (1690-1772)1720

Mafra National Palace

Mafra National Palace
Mafra, Portugal

Commemorative medal of the creation of Royal Academy of History. King João V holds the hand of the History represented by a barefoot lady, with her right knee in the floor, and a feather in the hand to write.


  • Title: Medal of the Royal Academy of History
  • Creator: Antoine Mengin (1690-1772)
  • Date Created: 1720
  • Location Created: Lisboa, Portugal
  • Physical Dimensions: D. 4,95 cm
  • Type: Medal
  • Rights: Luisa Oliveira © Direção-Geral do Património Cultural
  • Medium: Gold

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