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Mary I and Philip II Medal 

After Jacopo da Trezzo

Gilt electrotype of medal, circa 1555

This medal was struck to commemorate the marriage of Mary I and Philip II. One side shows Mary with the other side showing Philip, to symbolise the union of the two. 

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    poor dears …so much might have been different had this union worked out better.
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    x).Curious marriage…
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