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Münzkabinett Medaillen Renaissance [18216271]

Fiorentino, Niccolò: Guillaume Caoursin

https://ikmk.smb.museum/mk-edit/images/n18/18365/vs_org.jpg (Münzkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Münzkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz / Reinhard Saczewski (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Vorderseite: "GVILLELMVS - CAOVRSIN" - Umschrift, Büste des Guillaume Caoursin, bartlos und mit flacher Mütze bedeckt nach links, in einfacher Robe mit hochgeschwungenem Armabschnitt.
Rückseite: "RHODIORVM - VICECANCELLARIVS" - Umschrift, Wappenschild.

Die Gussmedaille ist bei Niccolòs Aufenthalt in Rom 1485/86 entstanden. Guillaume Caoursin (um 1430-1501) war Vizekanzler des Johanniterordens.

Material/Technique

Bronze, gegossen

Measurements

58 mm, 87.34 g

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Object from: Münzkabinett

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