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Catalog Number FIC.2014.013.10
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, l., "Gregorius XIII Pontiflex Maximus." "Lav. Parm"
Rev. View of St. Peter's, "Roma" "Super Hanc Petram"
Bronze, 37 mm
Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Material Bronze
Dimensions Dia-3.7 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