Iconography
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernItalyFlorenceMedici, Cosimo I (1519-1574, r. 1537-1574)
ModernItalyFlorenceMedici, Alessandro (1512-1537, r. 1532-1537)
Sitters A-Z
Medici, Cosimo I duke of Florence from 1537, grand duke of Tuscany from 1569 (1519-1574)
Medici, Alessandro duke of Florence from 1532 (1512-1537)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; the shape of the medal and the portrait of Alessandro reproduce a gem attributed to Domenico; no inscriptions
ARTIST/CREATOR
Vetri, Domenico de' (Domenico di Polo) (c1480-c1547)
DATE
1537
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. M 0151)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 325-326, no. 779a; v. II, pl. 165
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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