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Catalog Number FIC.2014.013.9
Title Gregory XIII (Hugo Buoncompagni), Pope, 1572-85
Artist Parm, Lav.
Date n.d.
Description Gregory XIII (Hugo Buoncompagni), Pope, 1572-85; b. 1502, d. 1585
Obv. Bust of Pope, r., "Gregorius XIII Pont. Opt. Maximus." "L. Parm"
Rev. Ram's head with a garland of flowers, dragon, "Anno Restituto MDLXXXII."
Bronze, 38 mm
Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Material Bronze
Dimensions Dia-3.8 cm
Provenance William Newton Mercer
Gift of Papal medallions, 1864.
32 bronze, 1 gold, 1 part silver (counted 7/77)
Inscriptions and Marks see description
Collection Decorative Arts