Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
Fabulous animalsDragon Dragon alone
PORTRAITS
Clerics
Apostolic nunciosVeralli, Girolamo (1500-1555)
Sitters A-Z
Veralli, Girolamo (1500-1555)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Palm tree
Imprese and personal devices
IndividualVeralli, Girolamo (1500-1555)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: (cross) HIER. VERALLVS. DOMINI. VENETIAR. PROPONTIFEX; on reverse a dragon entwined around a palm-tree; inscription: .HIIS. .SERVATIS.; signed below: IO
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zacchi, Giovanni (born 1515, died after 1555)
DATE
1536 circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1923-5-22-7)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 302, no. 720a; v. II, pl. 151
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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Acknowledgements
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