Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
With Amor Alone Unspecific interactionsVenus standing
PORTRAITS
Unidentified
Female
Further details
Cast bronze medal; no inscription; on reverse Venus and Cupid standing in a bower of twisted vine, with Cupid's bow propped against the stump of a tree, from which a new shoot grows
ARTIST/CREATOR
Veneto
DATE
1540s late
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1923-6-11-76)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 230, no. 410a; v. II, pl. 85
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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