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Cast bronze medal. Aftercast. Piercing plugged.(obverse) Bust of Leonello Este facing left, with very short waved hair, wearing a brocaded dress. Border of flat beads in sunk groove.
(reverse) Vase containing olive-branches, the stalks of which pierce its sides. On each vase handle their is a chain with an anchor attached at the bottom; the right anchor and chain has broken. Pearled border in sunk groove.
- 1440 (circa)
- Made in: Italy
- Diameter: 40 millimetres
- Weight: 33.55 grammes
Inscription ContentLEONELLVS MARCHIO ESTENSIS
Inscription TranslationLeonello Marquess of Este
Inscription ContentD FERAR REG EMVT
Not on display
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- Hill, 76c
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Object reference number: CME325899
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