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Don Iñigo d'Avalos

Circular medal of Don Iñigo d'Avalos, grand chamberlain of Naples (documented between 1435-1471). Obverse: Profile bust of Don d'Avalos looking to proper left, wearing a hat with broad brim; inscribed at edge "DON·INIGO· ·DE·DAVALOSO". Reverse: An orb with heraldic shield above;...

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Obverse: "DON·INIGO· ·DE·DAVALOSO". Reverse: Inscribed at edge "PER VVI SE FA" and "OPVS·PISANI·PICTORIS".


By 1927, Mrs. Albert T. Leatherbee; 1927, gift of Mrs. Albert T. Leatherbee to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 8, 1927)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert T. Leatherbee

Italian (Naples), Renaissance, about 1448–50

Place of Manufacture

Naples, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Hill 44. Kress 22.

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Medium or Technique

Metal; cast bronze




Numismatics, Medals