Cast bronze medal. Poor aftercast.(obverse) Bust of Inigo Lopez de Mendoza facing right bearded, wearing a cuirass, and a sash knotted at the back. Beaded border.
(reverse) Two opposing groups of soldiers, one led by a general on horseback holding a baton, confronting each other on a broken bridge. Beaded border.
- Made in: Italy
- Diameter: 48 millimetres
- Weight: 39.01 grammes
Inscription ContentINICVS LOPES MENDOCIA MARC MONDE
Inscription TranslationInigo Lopes de Mendoza, marquis of Mondejar
Inscription ContentAGOR NON OBRVOR
Inscription TranslationI am driven but not overwhelmed
Inscription Typesignature and date
Inscription ContentIO V MILON F 1577
Inscription TranslationGiovanni Melon 1577
Inscription ContentIP (Invictus princeps)?
Inscription TranslationUnconquered leader (possibly)
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