Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Muses
With other figuresApollo Apollo surrounded by the Muses (on Parnasssus or Helicon)Adaptations
Pegasus
Allegories
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyGonzagaBorromeo, Barbara countess of Novellara (c.1538-1572)
Further details
Cast bronze medal, gilt obverse; inscription obverse: BARBARA GONZ. BORR. COM. NOVELL. ANN. XVII; inscription reverse: NON. VLLI. OBNOXIA. VENTO
ARTIST/CREATOR
Tuscan
DATE
1555
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. M 0230)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 366-367, no. 904a; v. II, pl. 193
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