Iconography
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Authors and philosophers ClassicalThales of Miletus
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Fortune (Fortuna) With attributesCornucopiaWith rudder
Further details
Cast lead medal, gold-painted; inscription obverse: ΘΑΛΗΤΟΣ ΜΙΛΗΣΙΟΥ; inscription reverse, vertical in field: ΟΥΤΩϹ ΑΠΟΛΑΥΕΙΝ ΔΥΝΑΜΕΘΑ
ARTIST/CREATOR
Belli, Valerio (c1468-1546)
DATE
1530s circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. M 0106)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 215-216, no. 347a; v. II, pl. 76
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RELATIONS
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