Iconography
PORTRAITS
Clerics
PopesClement IX (Giulio Rospigliosi, 1600-1669, r. 1667-1669)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Deuteronomy Moses admonishing Israel (Dtn. 5-30) Moses recalls the giving of the Commandments and Israel's rebellions (Dtn. 9:7 - 10:11)Moses separates the Levites from the other tribes (Dtn. 10:8-10)
Images of Christ
AllegoriesInvolving sheepLamb of God
Holy Spirit
As a dove
Further details
Inscription obverse: CLEM. IX. PONT. MAX. A. I.; inscription reverse, in field: IPSE DOMINVS POSSESSIO EIVS 1667 (Dtn. 10:9)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
1667
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (P.M. P.1249.89)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
A. Patrignani, 'Le Medaglie Papali del periodo neoclassico (1605-1730) Seconda Parte da Clemente X (1670) a Benedetto XIII (1730)', Bollettino del Circolo Numismatico Napoletano, XXXVIII (1953), 65-109 (p.79, year I, no.6)
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