Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Sea deities and animals
Tritons Blowing a conch shell
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsFish, shellfish, and other marine creaturesDolphin
AnimalsSnake Miscellaneous
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
LawyersSalvatorini, Giambattista (d. 1590)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: IO BAP. SALVATORINVS IVRECON; inscription reverse: IMMORTALITAS STVDIORVM
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lombardy
DATE
1555 circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 998)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 155, no. 173a; v. II, pl. 44
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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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