Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Jupiter
AttributesThunderbolt
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesGemsNaples, Museo Archeologico (Jupiter in a chariot)
Various activitiesRiding in a chariot
Various activitiesRiding in a quadriga
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Artists Portraits of artistsModern artistsBelli, Valerio (1468-1546)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: VALERIVS BELLVS VICENTINVS
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
circa 1546
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 141)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 231-232, no. 414a; vol. II, pl. 86
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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