Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Aurora
In chariotMiscellaneous
Pegasus
Allegories
Further details
Cast lead medal; uniface (this is the reverse of Ippolita Gonzaga medal by Jacopo da Trezzo); Aurora holding in her left hand a torch and scattering flowers with her right, standing in a charriot pulled by Pegasus; inscription: VIRTVTIS FORMAEQ PRAEVIA
ARTIST/CREATOR
Trezzo, Jacopo da, I (c1514-1589)
DATE
1551 - 1552
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. M 8945)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 117, no. 73a
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RELATIONS
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Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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