Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Minerva
Single figure With attributesSpear and shield
Single figure With attributesOlive branch (Minerva Pacifica)
Gorgo
Miscellaneous
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
SpainAvalosFerdinando Francesco (c. 1530-1571)
SOCIAL LIFE
Knighthood
Orders of KnighthoodGolden Fleece
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: FERDINAND FRAN DAV ALOS DE AQVIN. MAR. P. III; inscription reverse: NON SIMPLEX VIRTVTIS OPVS
ARTIST/CREATOR
Leoni, Leone (c1500-1590)
DATE
1560 circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. M 0160)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 110, no. 59a; v. II, pl. 14
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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