Iconography
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
LawyersVestri, Ottaviano (d. 1572)
SOCIAL LIFE
Domestic life
Domestic objectsJugs, teapots, ewers and jars
Further details
Cast bronze medal; although the reverse would not appear to belong, it is invariably found combined with the obverse; inscription obverse: .OCT. VESTRIVS. ACCONIORVM. COMES. IVRE. CONS. AN. XLIII; inscription reverse: (leaf) .LVTVM NISI TVNDATVR. NON FIT VRCEVS.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Roman
DATE
1560s circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 1127)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 425, no. 1052a; v. II, pl. 220
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