Italy - Medaglia Cardinale Giacomo Savelli - 1576 - Bronze

Description
Italy - Medaglia Cardinale Giacomo Savelli - 1576 - Bronze
BB / SPL

Original medal, struck in bronze in 1576 to commemorate Cardinal Giacomo Savalli (1523-1576).
Obverse: Bust of the Cardinal facing right with mozzetta.
IACOBUS•S•R•E•PRESB•CARD•SABELLUS• - Reverse: Sailing ship on stormy seas.
AGOR•NON•ABRVOR
Artist: Giovanni Vinc. Melone (1520-1590)
Diameter: 45.5 mm Weight: approx. 48.8 g
References: Armand, Tomo II - p. 219 - no. 26
Rarity: RR
Condition: VF/XF
Shipping by DHL, carefully packaged.

Lot details
Country
Italy
Year/Period and Variation
Medaglia Cardinale Giacomo Savelli - 1576
Precious metals
Bronze
Nr. of Items
1
Condition
BB / SPL
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in