Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
CatullusCarmina
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernItalyFlorenceMedici, Francesco (1541-1587, r. 1574-1587)
Sitters A-Z
Medici, Francesco grand duke of Tuscany from 1574 (1541-1587)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Weasel
Imprese and personal devices
IndividualMedici, Francesco (1541-1587)
Further details
Cast medal; it belongs to the 'Serie medicea' by Selvi; inscription obverse: FRANCISCVS. I. MAG. DVX. ETRVR. II.; on reverse, a weasel eating rue; inscription: AMAT. VICTORIA. CVRAM
ARTIST/CREATOR
Selvi, Antonio Francesco (1679-1753)
DATE
1740
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
F. Vannel-G. Toderi, La medaglia barocca in Toscana, Firenze 1987, p. 214, no. 297, pl. 100
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RELATIONS
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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