Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Astrolabes and armillary spheresArmillary Spheres
PORTRAITS
Clerics
PriestsAdriano, Cesander
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Miscellaneous and unidentified
Personal allegories
ItalyCesander, Adriano
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringBowedLyra da braccio
Musical instrumentsKeyboardOrgan
Musical instrumentsMiscellaneous
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: .CAESANDER. HADRIANVS. PRESB. I.V. DOCT. EQ.; signed on truncation: FA. C. F 98; on reverse, a woman holding a lyre and standing among musical instruments, books, a statuette and a vase of flowers; inscription: NEC TEMPVS NEC INVIDIA
ARTIST/CREATOR
Fabio C...
DATE
1598
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 461)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 418-419, no. 1025a; v. II, pl. 214
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RELATIONS
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Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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