ABONDIO, Antonio

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Description

Girolamo Scotti, Sorcerer, Alchemist, and Adventurer of Piacenza
probably 1580
lead
oval: 45 x 37 mm
An oval medal with the bust of Girolamo Scotti, a bearded man dressed in fine Renaissance attire including a high, stiff collar and hat. Text appears on both sides of the bust: EFIG: HIERONIMI on the left and SCOTTI PLACEN on the right.

Date

probably 1580

Creator

ABONDIO, Antonio
Italian, Milan 1538 - 1626

Source

Sigmund Morgenroth Collection of Renaissance Medals and Plaquettes

Identifier

1964.325

Citation

ABONDIO, Antonio and Italian, Milan 1538 - 1626, “ABONDIO, Antonio,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed July 25, 2024, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/3427.