Iconography
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Musicians and composersBuus, Jacopo (c. 1500-1565)
Sitters A-Z
Buus, Jacopo (c. 1500-1565)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Personal allegories
ItalyBuus, Jacopo (c. 1500-1565)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: IACOBVVS BVVS.; no inscription on reverse which shows a draped woman, seated, holding in her right hand a spear and raising the lid of a coffer with her left
ARTIST/CREATOR
Leoni, Leone (c1500-1590)
DATE
1540s half
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 190)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 98, no. 18a; v. II, pl. 3
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RELATIONS
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