Iconography
PORTRAITS
Rulers
Ancient Greek and Hellenistic rulersArtemisia, queen of Caria
Further details
Struck white metal medal (modern strike); uniface, with inscription: .ΑΡΤΕΜΙΣΙΑΣ. ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΑ.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Cesati, Alessandro (active c1538-c1564)
DATE
1540s - 1550s circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. M 0077)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 385-386, no. 948c
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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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