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Cast lead medal..(obverse) Bust of Giovanni de' Medici, delle Bande Nere facing right, wearing contemporary armour.
(reverse) A winged thunderbolt.
- Made in: Tuscany
- Weight: 427.5 grammes
- Diameter: 92 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.
Not on display
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- Attwood, 797a
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Object reference number: CME311738
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