Iconography
PORTRAITS
Clerics
PopesClement X (Emilio Bonaventura Altieri, 1590-1676, r. 1670-1676)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Jeremias (A.V. Jeremiah) Prophecies against Babylon (Hier. 50-51)Hier. 50:25: Aperuit dominus thesaurum suum (The Lord hath hopened His armoury)
The Church
Liturgy Roman Rite DevotionsJubilees1675 → Opening of the Porte sante
Further details
Inscription obverse: CLEMENS. X. PON. MAX. A. VI; inscription reverse: APERVIT. DOMINVS. THESAVRVM. SVVM (Hier. 50:25), in exergue: .MDCLXXV.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Hamerani, Giovanni Martino (1646-1705)
DATE
1675
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (B.M. P.1310.93)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
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