Iconography
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
LawyersRonchegalli, Giovanni
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Snake
Compasses (Tool for Drawing)
Cock or Cockerel
Imprese and personal devices
IndividualRonchegalli, Giovanni
Further details
Cast bronze medal; the reverse does not belong with the obverse and is not by Pastorino; inscription obverse: IOAN. RONCHEGALLVS. I.C. FERRAR; signed on truncation: 1567 .P.; on reverse a hand holding a pair of compasses, with a serpent entwined and a cock; inscription: AETATIS LVBRICVM
ARTIST/CREATOR
Pastorini, Pastorino de' (c1508-1592)
DATE
1567
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 851)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 274-275, no. 620a; v. II, pl. 122
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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