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Clement XII

Circular medal of Pope Clement XII (1652-1740). Beaded rim on both faces. Obverse: Profile bust of Clement XII looking to proper right; inscribed at edge "CLEMENS·XII PONT·M·" and on bust "OT HAMERANI". Reverse: Seated woman, nursing a child in proper right arm and holding another child in...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "CLEMENS·XII PONT·M·" and on bust "OT HAMERANI". Reverse: Inscribed at edge "·NON·QVAE·SVA·SVNT·".

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Malcolm Storer

Italian (Rome), 1730

Accession Number

30.91

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals