Giovanni Alvise Toscani (obverse); Laurel wreath with Legend (reverse)

Ermes Flavio de Bosnis, called Lysippus the Younger, Italian, active 1470 - 1484

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about 1475 - 1478

Bronze medal

Overall: 2 3/4 × 2 3/4 × 5/16 in. (7 × 7 × 0.8 cm)

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

2016.64.157

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Medal

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: IOHANNES ALOISIVS TVSCAVS ADVOCATVS; reverse: INCERTVM IVRISCONSVITVS ORATOR AN POETA PRESTANTIOR

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. 24.

Provenance

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

Catalogue Raisonne

Kress, No. 221; Hill Corpus, No. 812/813

Old Number

EL.2011.34.43

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