Iconography
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyMediciFrancesco (1541-1587)
Sitters A-Z
Medici, Francesco grand duke of Tuscany from 1574 (1541-1587)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Peace (Pax)
Further details
Struck bronze medal; inscription obverse: FRANCIS. MEDICES FLOREN. ET SENAR. PRINCEPS.; on reverse, Peace holding a caduceus and a cornucopia, standing on a block signed D.P.; to each side, a crouching woman; inscription: DII NOSTRA INCOEPTA SECVNDENT; in exergue: 1564
ARTIST/CREATOR
Poggini, Domenico (1520-1590)
DATE
1564
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Tuscan M 223)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 344, no. 815a; v. II, pl. 176
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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