Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
The earthRivers Arno
The earthRivers Arbia
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyMediciWittelsbach, Violante Beatrice wife of Ferdinando de' Medici (1673-1731)
Holy Roman Empire Members of electoral housesBavariaViolante Beatrice, daughter of Ferdinand Elector of Bavaria (1673-1731)
Statesmen and politicians
ModernItalySienaWittelsbach, Violante Beatrice wife of Ferdinando de' Medici (1673-1731)
Sitters A-Z
Wittelsbach, Violante Beatrice (1673-1731)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Lion and lioness
She-wolf
Further details
Inscription obverse: VIOLANTES. BEATRIX. VINDELIC. ET. MAG. ETR. PRINCEPS; inscription reverse: GRATA. VICE; signed on the rocks to right: L.M.V.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Weber, Lorenzo Maria (1697-c1765)
DATE
1723 - 1725
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. 241, no. 368, pl. 124
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