Iconography
HISTORY
Ancient
Marius, Caius
PORTRAITS
Rulers
Ancient MiscellaneousNumidiaJugurtha
Commanders, soldiers, etc
Commanders Ancient RomeMarius (157-86 BC)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Trophy
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Victory (Victoria)Personification
Coins
Ancient Rome Miscellaneous
Further details
Cast lead medal, gold-painted; inscription obverse: C. MARIVS COS; on reverse, Jugurtha seated on a trophy, his head bowed and his wrist bound behind him to a column which is surmounted by a winged Victory holding a wreath; inscription: DEVICTO. CAPTOQ. IVGVRTHA
ARTIST/CREATOR
Belli, Valerio (c1468-1546)
DATE
1530s circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. M 0099)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 219, no. 368a
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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