Iconography
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Arts
Classification of the arts, generalScientia
Further details
Cast lead medal; uniface, it is the reverse of Giannello della Torre medal by Jacopo da Trezzo and shows the Fountain of Science; inscription: VIRTVS and in exergue: NUNQ: DEFICIT
ARTIST/CREATOR
Trezzo, Jacopo da, I (c1514-1589)
DATE
1560s early
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. M 8947 George III collection)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 123, no. 92a
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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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