Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Astrolabes and armillary spheresArmillary Spheres
PORTRAITS
Sitters A-Z
Avenientas, Francesca
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Hourglass
Personal allegories
ItalyGonzaga, Ippolita (1535-1563)
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsMiscellaneous
Further details
Cast lead medal; it is cast from a medal of Ippolita Gonzaga by Jacopo da Trezzo; the original obverse inscription was removed and replaced with (leaf) FRANCISCE. DE. HIERONIMI. AVENIENTAS (tendril); inscription reverse: NEC TEMPVS NEC AETAS
ARTIST/CREATOR
Trezzo, Jacopo da, I (c1514-1589) copy from
DATE
16th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1925-3-10-54)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 481, no. 1252a; v. II, pl. 255
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RELATIONS
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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