Iconography
PORTRAITS
Types of portrait
AllegoricalClerics as a shepherd
Miscellaneous
ItalyOssa, Baldassarre Federigo d' (b. 1545 or 1546)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Religion (Religio)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: BALTHASAR FRIDERICVS DE OSSA I.R. P AET. S. AN. XX; to left: .M.D.LXVI; signed on truncation: L.L.; the reverse does not belong with the obverse and shows a draped woman conversing with a shepherd (see Pierfrancesco Pallavicini medal); inscription: SERVABO
ARTIST/CREATOR
Leoni, Lodovico (born 1536 or 1537, died 1612)
DATE
1566
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 716)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 201, no. 310a
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