Iconography
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyVaranoErcole (d. 1548)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Balance
Tower
Imprese and personal devices
IndividualVarano, Ercole (d. 1548)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: .HERCVLES VARANO CAMARINI DVX II; inscription reverse: .ESTO NOBIS. DNE. TVRIS FORTITVDINIS
ARTIST/CREATOR
Emilian
DATE
1538
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 1116)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 295, no. 689b
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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Acknowledgements
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