Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Northern hemisphereAquilaSingle figure
Constellations Zodiac LeoSingle figure
Constellations Non-canonicalIncense-Boat
PORTRAITS
Clerics
PopesInnocent XI (1611-1689, r. 676-1689)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Ecclesiastical objects
Incense-boat
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Italy FamiliesOdelscalchi (Como, Rome)
Further details
Obverse: INNOCENTIVS XI PONT MAX; Reverse: DIVINAE NVNCIAMENTIS; Constellations alluding to the arms of Odescalchi, Innocent XI's family (Eagle, Lion passant and, not a usual constellation, Incense-Boat)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian
DATE
1676 - 1689
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Trésor numismatique, XXXVII.6, B.M.P.1906.98
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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