Iconography
PORTRAITS
Unidentified
Female
RITUAL
Altars
General
Further details
Cast bronze medal, with no inscription; the reverse is close to examples by Cristoforo di Geremia and shows a man wearing a toga, holding in his left hand a cup and placing his right hand over a flaming garlanded altar; the obverse belongs with the reverse
ARTIST/CREATOR
Emilian
DATE
1550s - 1560s
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1933-11-12-72)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 298, no. 706a; v. II, pl. 147
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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