Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Myths Infancy and childhood Infant Hercules strangling serpentsSingle figure
PORTRAITS
Courtiers and counsellors
Maio, Cesare
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: .MAIVS. ORATOR. CESARE; no inscription on reverse
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
circa 1540 - 1450 circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 644)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 467, no. 1177a; v. II, pl. 242
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Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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