Iconography
PORTRAITS
Clerics
Archbishops and Bishops by DioceseSalerno (Archdiocese) Luis de Torres (1495-1553, Archbishop 1548)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Tower
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLyre
Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse: LODOVICVS TORRES ARCHIEPS SALERNI; inscription reverse: FORTITVDINIS ET SVAVITATIS
ARTIST/CREATOR
Southern Italy
DATE
1550 circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 1053)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 430, no. 1073a; v. II, pl. 224
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Acknowledgements
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