Iconography
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
LawyersGigante, Girolamo (d.1570)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Psalms Psalms 51-100 (Vulg.), 52-101 (AV) Psalm 91 (Vulg.), 92 (AV): Bonum est confiteri
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Palm branch
Imprese and personal devices
IndividualGigante, Girolamo (d. 1570)
Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse: HIERONI. GIGAS IVRECON. F; inscription reverse: IVSTVS VT PALMA FLOREBIT.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Veneto
DATE
1560s
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 484)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 238, no. 444a; v. II, pl. 93
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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