Iconography
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Authors and philosophers Post-ClassicalConestaggi, Gerolamo (c. 1530-1616 or 1618)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
SwordCrossed swords
Imprese and personal devices
IndividualConestaggi, Gerolamo
Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse: (leaf) HIERONIMVS. CONESTAGIVS M.D.X.C. (leaf); signed on truncation: MART. SA. OP.; on reverse, crossed sword and pen; no inscription
ARTIST/CREATOR
MARTINO SA...
DATE
1590
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 242)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 315, no. 764a; v. II, pl. 162
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