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Altobello Averoldo of Brescia, Bishop of Pola (1497–1532)

Artist:
Medalist: Maffeo Olivieri (1484–1543/44)
Date:
first half 16th century
Culture:
Italian, Brescia
Medium:
Lead
Dimensions:
Diam. 3 5/8 in. (92 mm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Ann and George Blumenthal Fund, 1950
Accession Number:
50.58.8
Not on view
Inscription: Obverse: ALTOBELLVS.AVEROLDVS.BRIXIEN.POLEN.EPS.VEN.LEGTS.APOST.; reverse: (in exergue) .VERITATI.D.
J. Pierpont Morgan ; J. P. Morgan Jr. ; Pierpont Morgan Library (until 1950)
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