Obverse legend : NAPOLEON EMPEREUR.
Obverse description : Tête de Napoléon lauré à droite .
Reverse legend : GEKRÖNT D. 23 NOV. 1804 / LAUER IETTON.
Reverse description : Victoire se couronnant elle-même (?) et apportant une couronne courant à gauche.
Reverse translation : Couronné le 23 novembre 1804.
EMPIRE. Emperor Napoleon
Napoleon proclaimed himself King of Italy March 7, 1805 and appointed viceroy Eugène de Beauharnais, his step-son. Genoa is annexed to France on June 6 Napoleon, from the camp of Boulogne, preparing an invasion of England during the spring and summer 1805. The formation of the third coalition with Austria, England, Russia, Sweden and Naples on August 9 Bonaparte forced to leave Boulogne rapidly at the head of the Grand Army, he went to the aid of Bavaria invaded by the Austrians. The capitulation of Ulm October 20 opens the doors of Vienna which is invested on November 14. Meanwhile, the Franco-Spanish fleet at Trafalgar was destroyed by the English fleet commanded by Admiral Nelson who was killed during the battle. Napoleon won the battle of Austerlitz on December 2, 1805 the Austro-Russian. The Treaty of Pressburg Book Napoleon Veneto and Dalmatia.