Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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medal
  • Italy
  • medal, 1586
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • bronze
  • Object Diameter: 3.8 cm
    Object Diameter: 1 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0132
Multimedia
Description

Recto: Bust of man set in profile and facing to the right. Man has a beard and wears a coat with connecting ring design around shoulders and a ruffled collar. Text surrounds image. Beading design circles outer rim.

Verso: At center there is a tall obelisk structure. Text surrounds image. Beading design circles outer rim.