Iconography
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyMediciGiovanni delle Bande Nere (1498-1526)
Commanders, soldiers, etc
Commanders ItalyMedici, Giovanni called delle Bande Nere (1498-1526)
Sitters A-Z
Medici, Giovanni delle Bande Nere (1498-1526)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Thunderbolt
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: GIOVANNI DE MEDICI; inscription reverse: FOLGORE DI GVERRA
ARTIST/CREATOR
Cattaneo, Danese (1509-1573)
DATE
1546
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1906-11-3-245)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 168, no. 216a; v. II, pl. 55
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
Dizionario biografico degli italiani
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Acknowledgements
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