Elisabeth Charlotte of Orleans, instructions for Lorraine, by Saint-Urbain, 1729 Nancy
A / ELIZ. CAROLA. AVRELIANENSIS. DVCISSA AND REGENS. LOT. BAR
Bust to the right of Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans, below signature S.V
R / DECORI. GENTIS. Praestans. VIRTVTEM
The Duchess, seated under a canopy, receives Lorraine, to whom she gives instructions during the absence of her son, Signature S.V and at the Exergue (date)
Forrer.V p.309, 7
Élisabeth Charlotte d'Orléans (13 September 1676 – 23 December 1744) was a French petite-fille de France and by marriage to Leopold, Duke of Lorraine, duchess and later regent of Lorraine and Bar. She was also suo jure Princess of Commercy. Among her children was Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor, a co-founder of the House of Habsburg-Lorraine.