Iconography
HISTORY
Ancient
Romulus and Remus, and Rhea Silvia With the wolf, or with a river-god
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Countries A-ZItalyRomeChurches → S. Peter
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)
Isaias (A.V. Isaiah) Prophecy of Pilgrimage (Isa. 2:2)
The Church
Liturgy Roman Rite DevotionsJubilees1675 → Miscellaneous
Further details
Inscription obverse: DOMVS. DEI. ET. PORTA. COELI. (Gen. 28:17); inscription reverse: FLVENT. AD EVM. OMNES. GENTES (Isa. 2:2), in the scroll: IN. SPLENDORE. STELLARVM, in exergue: 1674
ARTIST/CREATOR
Hamerani, Giovanni Martino (1646-1705)
DATE
1674
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (B.M. P.1305.93)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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