Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Countries A-ZItalyLivorno
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernItalyFlorenceMedici, Francesco (1541-1587, r. 1574-1587)
Sitters A-Z
Medici, Francesco grand duke of Tuscany from 1574 (1541-1587)
Further details
Struck silver medal; inscription obverse: .FRAN. MED. MAGN. DVX. ETRVRIAE. II; signed below: M.M. 1577; the reverse, which shows the fortress of Livorno, does not belong with the obverse and is dated 1590; inscription: .PVBLICAE. SECVRITATI; below: .A.S. CIC. IC. XC
ARTIST/CREATOR
Mazzafirri, Michele (c1530-1597)
DATE
1577
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Tuscan M 209)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 362, no. 876a; v. II, pl. 188
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RELATIONS
British Museum Database
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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