Iconography
PORTRAITS
Clerics
CardinalsMadruzzo, Cristoforo (1512-1578)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
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Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse: CHRIST. MADRV. CARDI. EPIS. ET. PRIN. TRIDEN. ET. BRIX; no inscription on reverse
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lombardy
DATE
1540s - 1550s circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 643)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 151, no. 159a; v. II, pl. 41
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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