Iconography
PORTRAITS
Clerics
PopesClement X (Emilio Bonaventura Altieri, 1590-1676, r. 1670-1676)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis Creation Spirit of God above the waters (Gen. 1:2)
Psalms Psalms 1-50 (Vulg.), 1-51 (AV) Psalm 32 (Vulg.), 33 (AV): Exsultate, justi
Holy Spirit
As a dove
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Clergy Popes Clement X Altieri (reg. 1670-1676)Adaptations
Further details
Inscription obverse: CLEMENS X. PONT. MAX. A. I. MDCLXX; inscription reverse, in field: SPIRITV. ORIS. EIVS OMNIS VIRTVS EORVM
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lucenti, Girolamo (c1625-1698)
DATE
1670
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (B.M. P.1317.93)
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.66, year I, no.8)
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