Marquis Vercellino Maria Visconti (obverse); Dragon and Lion (reverse)

Cesare Fiori, Italian, 1636 - 1702

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1677

Bronze medal

Overall: 3 3/4 × 3 3/4 × 3/8 in. (9.6 × 9.6 × 1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Roger Arvid Anderson Collection - 250th Anniversary Gift, 1769-2019

2016.64.144

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Sculpture: Medal

Research Area

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscriptions

Obverse: VERCELLINVS MARIA VICECOMES MARCHIO&; reverse: VIRES NON VIRVS

Publication History

Roger Arvid Anderson, The Roger Arvid Anderson Collection, Medals, Medallions, Plaquettes and Small Reliefs, Paintings, Sculpture, Works on Paper and Textiles, San Francisco: Roger Arvid Anderson (published privately), design by David L. Wilson, 2015, p. 76-77.

Provenance

European art market; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, date unknown; lent to present collection, 2011; given to present collection, 2016.

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