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Christ

Circular uniface medal of Christ. Profile bust of Christ looking to proper right; and inscribed at edge "YHS·XPC·SALVATOR·MUNDI".

Inscription

Inscribed at edge "YHS·XPC·SALVATOR·MUNDI".

Provenance

1946, Mrs. John Templeman Coolidge; 1946, gift of Mrs. John Templeman Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 1946)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John Templeman Coolidge

Italian, probably late 19th to mid-20th century

Object Place

Italian

Catalogue Raisonné

Hill 900.

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 86 mm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.46.62

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals