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Clement X: Roman Charity

Circular medal of Pope Clemens X (1590-1676). Obverse: Profile bust of Clement X looking to proper left, wearing three-tiered tiara; inscribed at edge "CLEMENS·X·PON·MAX·A·III" and on bust "I·HAMARANVS·F·". Reverse: Semi-nude, bearded man shackled to rocks at proper right in a prison...

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Obverse: Inscribed at edge "CLEMENS·X·PON·MAX·A·III" and on bust "I·HAMARANVS·F·". Reverse: Inscribed above on banner "·VIVIFICAT·ET·BEAT·" and into rock "H/1672".


By 1930, Malcolm Storer; 1930, gift of Malcolm Storer to MFA. (Accession Date: February 6, 1930)

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Gift of Malcolm Storer

Italian (Rome), 1672

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Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze




Numismatics, Medals