Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Apollo
TypesApollo Helios Driving a chariot
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
PhysiciansManna, Pietro
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Snake
SOCIAL LIFE
Professions and trades
Doctors
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: PETRVS MANNA MEDICVS CREMON; no inscription on reverse, which shows Manna as a doctor and a patient; in the distance Apollo drives his chariot through the sky
ARTIST/CREATOR
Tegniza (active 1530s-1540s)
DATE
1540s circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1920-7-23-2)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 145, no. 134a; v. II, pl. 25
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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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