Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
The earthRivers Arno
The earthRivers Unknown
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernItalyFlorenceMedici, Gian Gastone last grand duke of Tuscany (1671-1737, r. 1723-1737)
Sitters A-Z
Medici, Gian Gastone (1671-1737)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Lion and lioness
Personal allegories
ItalyMedici, Gian Gastone (1671-1737)
Further details
Inscription obverse: IOANNES. GASTO. I. D. G. MAG. DVX. ETRVRIAE. VII.; signed: L. M. V.; inscription reverse: PER RAMOS VICTOR; dated: 1732
ARTIST/CREATOR
Weber, Lorenzo Maria (1697-c1765)
DATE
1732
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. 243, no. 371, pl. 125
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RELATIONS
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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