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Raynutius II

Circular medal of Raynutius II, duke of Parma and Piacenza. Obverse: Profile bust of Raynutius II looking to proper left; and inscribed at edge "RAYNVTIVS II PARMAE ET PLACENTIAE DVX ET". Reverse: Map of his territory; inscribed at edge "IMPERIO IN BARDVM ET COMPLANVM...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "RAYNVTIVS II PARMAE ET PLACENTIAE DVX ET". Reverse: Inscribed at edge "IMPERIO IN BARDVM ET COMPLANVM PROPAGATO".

Provenance

By 1887, Martin Brimmer; 1887, gift of Martin Brimmer to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 1, 1887)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin Brimmer

Italian (Parma), Renaissance, 16th century

Place of Manufacture

Italy

Accession Number

87.84

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals