Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion CrucifixionSingle crossWith Virgin and Saint John onlySymmetrical → With skull
Images of Christ
PortraitsHeads of Christ in profile
Further details
Cast bronze medal, gilt; inscription obverse: IESVS. NAZARENVS. EX. IVDEORVM; inscription reverse in hebrew
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. 59, no. I
Rights and permissions
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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