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Cardinal Alessandro Farnese

Artist:
Medal By Giovanni V. Melon (Italian, active ca. 1570–90)
Date:
ca. 1575
Culture:
Italian, Rome
Medium:
Bronze, cast
Dimensions:
Diam. 1 7/8 in. (48 mm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of Ogden Mills, 1925
Accession Number:
25.142.45
Not on view
Signature: Obverse: IO.V.MILON.F.

Inscription: Obverse: (around rim) ALEXANDER CARD.FARN.S.R.E.VICECAN; Reverse: (around rim) FECIT ANNO DOM. MDLXXV.ROMAE.
Fould ; Ogden Mills (until 1925; to MMA)
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