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Cast bronze medal..(obverse) Bust of Giovanni de' Medici, delle Bande Nere facing right, wearing contemporary armour.
(reverse) A winged thunderbolt.
- Made in: Tuscany
- Weight: 332.14 grammes
- Diameter: 91 millimetres
Inscription ContentIONNES MEDICES DVX FORTISS MDXXII
Inscription TranslationGiovanni de' Medici, most resolute leader, 1522.
Inscription Positionreverse in field
Inscription ContentNIHIL HOC FORTIVS
Inscription TranslationNothing is stronger than this.
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