Iconography
PORTRAITS
Clerics
Archbishops and Bishops by DioceseLipari (Diocese)Gregorio Magalotti (died 1537, 1532-1534 Bishop of Lipari, 1534 Bishop of Chiusi)
Sitters A-Z
Magalotti, Gregorio (d. 1537)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesSail or veil
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesBall
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesRudder
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: (leaf) GRE. EPS. CLAVSIN. ROMAN. PRAESES; on reverse, Fortune, holding a sail, standing on a globe equipped with a rudder, with waves around; inscription: STAT ROBVR
ARTIST/CREATOR
Unidentified bolognese medallist
DATE
1534 - 1537
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1921-10-14-20)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 300, no. 713a; v. II, pl. 149
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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