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medal

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1922,0405.1

  • Description

    Cast bronze medal.(obverse) Bust of Leonardo Loredano, right, wearing ducal cap and robe. High relief. Plain border.
    (reverse) Fantastic vase-shaped car drawn left by two unbridled horses; it has two wheels, with a third behind; on the flat top Venetia, seated on a lion, places ducal cap on the head of the Doge, who kneels to her; on the off horse crouches Saturn, facing the car and raising hour-glass. Plain border.

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  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1510 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 100.5 millimetres
    • Weight: 314.23 grammes
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        LEONARDVS LAVREDANVS
      • Inscription Translation

        Leonardo Loredano
      • Inscription Type

        signature
      • Inscription Position

        reverse in exergue
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        AGRIPP/·FACI·
      • Inscription Translation

        Giovanni Guido Agrippa
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Latin
      • Inscription Content

        D>V
  • Bibliography

    • Hill 1930 p.122, 466b bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1922

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1922,0405.1

  • Additional IDs

    • Hill, 466b
  • C&M Catalogue number

    • MI1p122.466B
Bronze medal(cast).

Obverse & Reverse

Bronze medal(cast).

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