Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Priam
Single figure
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Ancient townsTroy
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: .ΠΡΙΑΜΟΣ. ΒΑΣΙΛΑΕVΣ; on reverse, the view of an ancient walled city with one building inscribed ΙΛΙΟΝ; inscription reverse: .ΤΡΟΙΑ.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Cesati, Alessandro (active c1538-c1564)
DATE
1540s - 1550s circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. M 0146)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 384, no. 941b
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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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