Medal commemorating naturalist Ulysses Aldrovandi

Made:
1605-1610 in Italy
maker:
A S

Bronze medal, commemorating Ulysses Aldrovandus (1527-1605), blackened bronze by "A.S." Italy? nd. [c1605-1610?]. 78mm diameter, depth 5mm. Obverse: bust relief profile to R. Reverse: Two classical figures at altar. [Famous Italian naturalist (ex-Gabb, NMM, V.59)]

Details

Category:
Coins, Medals & Tokens
Object Number:
1993-1352
Measurements:
thickness: 5 mm,
diameter: 78 mm,
type:
medal
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
National Maritime Museum