Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Satyrs
Various activitiesHolding a thyrsus
Pan
WorshipSacrifice to Pan
PORTRAITS
Commanders, soldiers, etc
Commanders Ancient RomeMarius (157-86 BC)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: C. MARIVS VII. COS.; on reverse a draped and veiled figure, a nude man and a draped woman sacrificing lamb on an altar, before a herm of Pan. To left, a satyr holding a thyrsus and a torch
ARTIST/CREATOR
Belli, Valerio (c1468-1546)
DATE
1530s circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1906-11-3-1004)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 223, no. 388a; v. II, pl. 79
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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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