Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Single figure Heads
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Further details
Cast bronze medal; obverse and reverse do not belong together; no inscription on obverse; on reverse, Hercules holding a club and wrestling with a male figure; inscription, in field: SC
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
16th century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1922-4-1-7)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 477-478, no. 1235a; v. II, pl. 252
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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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