Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
BirdsPelican
PORTRAITS
Miscellaneous
ItalyPellicani, Paolo
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Pelican
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: .PAVLVS PELLICANVS AETATIS S. XXX. A. M.D.LVI; inscription reverse: (nail).FILIOR (nail) .CHA (nail) .RITATI.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
1556
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1926-3-16-1)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 468, no. 1183a; v. II, pl. 244
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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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