Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Astrolabes and armillary spheresArmillary Spheres
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernItalyUrbinoRovere, Guidobaldo II della (1514-1574, r. 1538-1574)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: .GVIDVS VBALDVS. II. VRBINI. DVX. IIII.; signed below to left: BC; inscription reverse: .POST. TENEBRAS. LVCEM; the reverse belongs with a portrait of Philiph II of Spain dated 1558
ARTIST/CREATOR
Campi, Bartolommeo (c1525-1573)
DATE
circa 1546
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Various Princes 37)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 307, no. 741a; v. II, pl. 158
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