Iconography
PORTRAITS
Clerics
Archbishops and Bishops by DioceseManfredonia (formerly Siponto, Archdiocese) Giovanni Maria Ciocchi del Monte (1487-1555, Abp of Manfredonia 1487-1550, later Pope Julius III
Sitters A-Z
Ciocchi del Monte, Giovanni Maria (1487-1555)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Snake
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesBall
Fortune (Fortuna) With other figures Patience
Patience (Patientia)General
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: (leaf) IO: MARIA. ARCHIEP. SIPONT. GVB. BONO. CA. AP. AV; on reverse, Prudence seizing the hair of Fortune; below to right a serpent with an apple; no inscription
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zacchi, Giovanni (born 1515, died after 1555)
DATE
1535 circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. Bank Collection Italian Medals 23)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 302, no. 719a; v. II, pl. 151
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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