Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Aurora
In chariotMiscellaneous
Pegasus
Single figure
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyGonzagaIppolita (1535-1563)
Sitters A-Z
Gonzaga, Ippolita (1535-1563)
Further details
Cast silver medal, chased; the medal is of Netherlandish work and the reverse is copied from Jacopo da Trezzo; inscription obverse: HYPPOLITA. GONZAGA FERDINANDI. FIL. AN. XV; inscription reverse: PAR. VBIQ. POTESTAS
ARTIST/CREATOR
Leoni, Leone (c1500-1590)
DATE
1551
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Flemish & Dutch M 44)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 106, no. 46a; v. II, pl. 10
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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