Constantine the Great (obverse); Constatine and the Church (reverse)

Cristoforo di Geremia, Italian, active 1456 - 1476

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1468

Bronze medal

Overall: 2 3/4 × 2 3/4 × 1/4 in. (7 × 7 × 0.7 cm)

Weight: 108 g (0.2 lb.)

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

2016.64.42

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Sculpture: Medal

Research Area

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscriptions

Obverse: PPP E SEMPER AVGVSTVS VIR CAESAR IMPERATOR PONT Reverse: DIA AVG SC CONCOR

Course History

HIST 43.02, European Intellectual and Cultural History 1400-1800, Darrin McMahon, Fall 2019

Exhibition History

Antiquity in Rome from the Renaissance to the Age of Enlightenment: Selections from Dartmouth's Collections, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 7-September 9, 2001.

Critical Faculties: Teaching with the Hood's Collections, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 15-March 13, 2005.

Publication History

T. Barton Thurber and Adrian W.B. Randolph, Antiquity in Rome from the Renaissance to the Age of Enlightenment: Selections from Dartmouth's Collections, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2001, listed p.71.

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. 44-45.

Provenance

Richard Falkiner, London; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, 1988; lent to present collection, 1993; given to present collection, 2016.

Catalogue Raisonne

Kress, No. 211; Hill Corpus, No. 755

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