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Federigo da Montefeltro

Circular uniface medal (reverse only) of Federigo da Montefeltro, duke of Urbino (born 1422, count 1444-72, duke 1503-8). Pierced twice at top and molded rim. Reverse: Nude male on horseback looking to proper right, wearing a helmet and holding the a lance in his right hand, while fighting a...

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Provenance

By 1966, J. J. Klejman, New York; 1966, sold by J. J. Klejman to the MFA. (Accession date: June 1, 1966)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Italian, Renaissance, late 15th century

Object Place

Tuscany

Catalogue Raisonné

Hill 307.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

66.322

Medium or Technique

Metal; cast bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals