Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac AriesSingle figureHead only
Time
Time-keepingCalendars
PORTRAITS
Clerics
PopesGregory XIII (Ugo Boncompagni, 1502-1585, r. 1572-1585)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Clergy Popes Gregory XIII Buoncompagni (reg. 1572-1585)
Further details
Medal commemorating the introduction of the Gregorian Calendar
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian formerly attributed to Lorenzo Fragni
DATE
1582
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Greek and Roman Antiquities) (inv. M.1389)
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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