Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Genius
With other figures Miscellaneous
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsBull With rider
PORTRAITS
Commanders, soldiers, etc
Commanders ItalyRangoni, Guido (1485-1539)
Sitters A-Z
Rangoni, Guido (1485-1539)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Isaias (A.V. Isaiah) Isaias and his children as signs (Isa. 8)
Further details
Struck silver medal; inscription obverse: GVIDVS RANGONVS BELLO PACEQ INSIGNIS; on reverse a woman, holding a thunderbolt and a palm branch, riding a bull and being crowned by a winged Genius; Pollard speculates that the reverse might be astrological; inscription: ALARVM DEI EXTENSIO
ARTIST/CREATOR
Cavallerino, Niccolò (active 1520s)
DATE
1520s
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1886-4-8-4)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 242, no. 458a; vol. II, pl. 97; G. Pollard, Renaissance Medals, Washington 2007, v. I, p. 543, no. 541
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RELATIONS
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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