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The Adoration of the Magi

Artist:
Valerio Belli (Il Vicentino) (1468–1546)
Date:
16th century
Culture:
Italian, Vicenza
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
2 3/4 × 2 1/8 in. (7 × 5.4 cm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.95.128
Not on view
Inscription: ASTERI/EROMENOI/PHAE/EYPOMEN (trans.: Led by a star, we have found the light).
Theodore M. Davis (until 1915; bequeathed to MMA)
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