Iconography
PORTRAITS
Clerics
PopesClement X (Emilio Bonaventura Altieri, 1590-1676, r. 1670-1676)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Jacob Jacob's dream of the ladder (Gen. 28:11-22)Jacob sees in his dream the angels ascending and descending the ladder (Gen. 28:12-15)
The Church
Liturgy Roman Rite DevotionsJubilees1675 → Opening of the Porte sante
Further details
Inscription obverse: CLEMENS. X. PONT. MAX. AN. V; inscription reverse: DOMVS. DEI. ET. PORTA. COELI. (Gen. 28:17), in exergue: 1675
ARTIST/CREATOR
Hamerani, Giovanni Martino (1646-1705)
DATE
1675
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (B.M. P.1303.93)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
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