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ModernItalyFlorenceMedici, Gian Gastone last grand duke of Tuscany (1671-1737, r. 1723-1737)
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Medici, Gian Gastone (1671-1737)
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IndividualMedici, Gian Gastone (1671-1737)
Further details
Cast medal; it belongs to the 'Serie medicea' by Selvi; inscription obverse: IOANNES. GASTO. D. G. MAGN. DVX. ETR VII; inscription reverse: PROTEGIT. VMBRA.
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, pp. 230-231, no. 348, pl. 117
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