Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Images of Christ
PortraitsHeads of Christ in profile
Sacred monogram (IHS)
Saints
Saints A - ZBernardino da Siena AttributesMonogram
Further details
Cast medal; inscription obverse: .XPS. REX. VENIT. IN PACE. ET. DEVS. HOMO. FACTVS. EST.; inscription reverse: YHS. XPS. OPTIMVS. MAXIMVS. SALVVM. ME. FAC:
ARTIST/CREATOR
Anonymous
DATE
16th century early
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
G.F. Hill, The Medallic Portrait of Christ, Oxford 1920, p. 45
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Acknowledgements
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