In honor of Livio Odescalchi, Gonfaloniere (Standard-Bearer) of the Holy Roman Church, Medalist: Giovanni Martino Hamerani (Italian, 1646/9–1705), Bronze, Italian

In honor of Livio Odescalchi, Gonfaloniere (Standard-Bearer) of the Holy Roman Church

Artist:
Medalist: Giovanni Martino Hamerani (Italian, 1646/9–1705)
Date:
1689
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick S. Wait, 1909
Accession Number:
09.44.1
Not on view
Signature: Obverse, below tranche: HAMERANUS, 1689

Inscription: Obverse: (in margin) LIVIVS ODESC[alchius].S[anctae].R[omanae].E[cclesiae].G[onfanonarius]; reverse: (in margin) NON NOVVS SED NOVITER (trans: Not a new world, but under new auspices.)
Mr. and Mrs. Frederick S. Wait , New York (until 1909; to MMA)