Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Southern hemisphereArgo (Navis)As a sailing shipWhole ship → Sail reefed
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyMediciGiovanni Carlo, son of Cosimo II de' Medici (1611-1663)
Further details
inscription obverse: IO. CAROLVS. DE. ÆTRVRIA. S. R. E. CARD. MEDICES; inscription reverse: VASTVM PRIVS AEQVOR ARANDVM
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
1644 - 1663 or later, as posthumous medal
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
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