Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Daphne
Apollo and Daphne Daphne transforming into a laurel tree Transformation including only arms and hair
LITERATURE
Ancient
HoraceEpodesIV, 6
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyAlbizzi (Florence)Camilla Albizzi (b. circa 1536)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: CAMILLA AL BITIA FLOS. VIRG. AETAT. SVAE; inscription reverse: FORTVNA NON MVTAT GENVS; below: 1556 R.C.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Monogrammist RC
DATE
1556
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 45)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 347, no. 828a; vol. II, pl. 179
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