Iconography
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernPolandZygmunt I (1467-1548, r. 1506-1548)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
EagleImperial Eagle
Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse:.HEC EST SARMATIE SIGISMVNDI REGIS IMAGO. ANNO REGNI SVI XXVI. AET S. LXIIII; on reverse, a crowned spread eagle interlaced with the letter S; inscription: .IOHA NNES MARIA PATAVINVS. F. ANNO DOMINI NOSTRI. M.D.XXXII
ARTIST/CREATOR
Mosca, Giovanni Maria (born c1495-1499, died 1574)
DATE
1532
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1923-5-22-9)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 462, no. 1161a; v. II, pl. 237
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