Iconography
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyGonzagaGianfrancesco, called Cagnino (d. 1539)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Fire and flames
Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse: .CAGNINVS. GONZAGA.; inscription reverse, in field: OMNINO
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bernardi, Giovanni dei (da Castelbolognese) (1494-1553)
DATE
1535 - 1539
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Mantua M 37)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 376, no. 928a; v. II, pl. 197
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