Iconography
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Authors and philosophers Post-ClassicalFortini, Pietro (died 1562)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Hammer
Rock, stone, cliff
Imprese and personal devices
IndividualFortini, Pietro (d. 1562)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: .PIETRO. FORTINI.; inscription reverse: VIRTVS RESISTIT
ARTIST/CREATOR
Tuscan
DATE
1540s circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 395)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 365 no. 898a; v. II, pl. 192
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