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The Eagle on Coins: Divine King of the Birds and Symbol of States

Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 - 17:00 | Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays: 12:00 - 17:00
Closed 24th December to 27th December 2021 and 31st December 2021 to 1st January 2022 inclusive closed Gallery closures and collection updates

Why are both emperor Frederick II and the future Napoleon III represented in connection with eagles? This online resource explores one of the most popular heraldic symbols of all time.

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