BELGIUM 1860 Leopold I Visit to Ypres 40.42mm bronze medal 27.84 grams by L. J. Hart
Obverse: King facing left, LEOPOLD 1ER ROI DES BELGES VISITE YPRES 16 SEPTEMBRE 1860 / HART F.
Reverse: lion on hind legs holding a shield bearing the coat of arms of Ypres.
Laurent Joseph Hart (1810-1860) Medallist. Born in Antwerp. Studied under Braemt, Veyrat and Jouvenel. Worked as an engraver at the mints of Brussels and Utrecht. Died in Brussels.