Iconography
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernItalyMantuaGonzaga, Federico II (1500-1540, r.1519-1540)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion CrucifixionWith skeleton and devil at foot of cross
Further details
Medal or scudo (coin); inscription obverse: FEDERICVS DVX MANT E MAR MONT F; inscription reverse: HIC EST VCTORIA MVNDI
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
1536 - 1540
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
B.J. Cook, La collezione numismatica del British Museum di Londra, in I Gonzaga. Moneta Arte e Storia, ed. Silvana Balbi de Caro, Milan 1995, p. 301, no. L5
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