Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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medal
  • Italy
  • medal, 1744
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • bronze
  • Object Diameter: 8.7 cm
    Object Diameter: 3 3/8 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0130
Multimedia
Description

Recto: Bust of man set in profile and facing to the right. Man wears a cap, cape, and drapery. Text surrounds image.

Verso: At center there is a bulb shaped object with a narrow connecting piece leading to a object with concave shaped sides. Object rests on a brick structure. Text at LR and UL. Sunburst at TR with face design at center of sun.