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Giancarlo Cardinal Medici medal
  • Antonio Francesco Selvi
    1679–1753
    died: Florence, Italy ; active: Italy
  • Giancarlo Cardinal Medici medal, after 1740
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • bronze
  • Object Diameter: 8.3 cm
    Object Diameter: 3 1/4 in
  • Gift of W.M. Ittmann in memory of Rosemary Marzolf
  • Not on display
  • 1967.0071
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Recto: Profile bust of a male figure (identified as Cardinal Medici, Giancarlo) with long hair, wearing a cap. There is text around the border.

Verso: There is a multi-sailed ship on rough waters in the center with text around the border.