Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Celestial maps and globesGlobesRepresentations of globes
Geography
The earthSea
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsSnake Miscellaneous
The Elements
Effects of the elementsClouds
PORTRAITS
Clerics
CardinalsMignanelli, Fabio (c1496-1557)
Sitters A-Z
Mignanelli, Fabio (1496-1557)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Balance
Imprese and personal devices
IndividualMignanelli, Fabio (1496-1557)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: .FA: MIGNANELLVS. EPS: LVC: BON: C: VIC:; on reverse, a globe on a turbulent sea, assailed by a serpent holding a balance in its mouth; inscription: .LACHRIMARV: FLVCTVS. ET. AMORIS.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zacchi, Giovanni (born 1515, died after 1555)
DATE
1541 - 1542
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 1093)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 303, no. 722a; v. II, pl. 152
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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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