Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac LibraSingle figurePair of scales
Constellations Zodiac ScorpioSingle figureAs scorpion (with claws, legs and a tail)
Constellations Zodiac CyclesPartial cycles
Planets Not represented as planetary deitiesIndividualSol
PORTRAITS
Statesmen and politicians
ModernItalyFlorenceMassetani, Agostino (active 1719, Secretary to the Council of Ten)
Further details
Inscription obverse: AVGVST. FAB. MASSETANI. A. SECRET. DD. VIII. VIROR. FLORENT.; inscription reverse: TEMPERAT ET IMPERIO REGIT VNVS AEQVO 1719
ARTIST/CREATOR
Florentine
DATE
1719
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (inv. 599,23,2,4)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
Contact
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