Iconography
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyMalvezziGiovanni Battista
Sitters A-Z
Malvezzi, Giovanni Battista
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Palm tree
Imprese and personal devices
IndividualMalvezzi, Giovanni Battista
Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse: .IO: BAP. MALVETIVS. EQVES. AC. COMES. BON. ETATIS. AN. XX7; on reverse a palm-tree, from which hang two weights; inscription: (leaf) ACCEDO. SED. NON. SVCEDO. ONERI
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zacchi, Giovanni (born 1515, died after 1555)
DATE
1534 circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1922-1-12-1)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p.301, no. 716a; v. II, pl. 150
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RELATIONS
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