Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Alexander VII medal
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • Alexander VII medal, 1667
  • Where object was made: Unknown
  • Museum purchase through The Kansas University Endowment Association
  • Not on display
  • 1956.0010
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Description

Recto: Bust of man with goatee wearing button up coat and cap (identified as Alexander VII). Text and beading design surround image.

Verso: A large cathedral with archway in back. At foreground there is a gazebo structure with pillars and doorway through pillars.