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Catalog Number FIC.2014.013.23
Title Paul III (Alexander Farnese), Pope, 1534-49
Artist unknown
Date n.d.
Description Paul III (Alexander Farnese), Pope, 1534-49; b. 1468, d. 1549
Obv. Bust of Pope, r., "Paulus III Pont. Max. An. XVI."
Rev. Ganymede and Eagle, ((GREEK LETTERS)) "EPNHO ZHNOS" "EYPAINEI"
Bronze impression, 40 mm
Object Name Medal, Commemorative
Material Bronze
Dimensions Dia-4 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