Iconography
PORTRAITS
Miscellaneous
ItalyMerati, Francesco
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Personal allegories
ItalyMerati, Francesco
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringBowedLyra da braccio
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: FRANCISCVS MERATVS. I.P.F.; inscription reverse: .ME DVCE TVTVS ERIS
ARTIST/CREATOR
Veneto
DATE
1570s
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 647)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 283, no. 446a; v. II, pl. 93
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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Acknowledgements
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