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Timoteo Maffei

Circular medal of Timoteo Maffei, canon of Verona. Obverse: Profile bust of Timoteo Maffei looking to proper right, wearing a habit with raised hood; inscribed at edge "TIMOTHEO·VERONENSI·CANONICO·REGVL·DEI·PRAECONI·INSIGNI·". Reverse: Dove of the Holy Spirit on a cloud with three...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "TIMOTHEO·VERONENSI·CANONICO·REGVL·DEI·PRAECONI·INSIGNI·". Reverse: Inscribed at edge "MATTHAEI·PASTII·VERONENSIS·OPVS".

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, Renaissance, possibly 1446

Place of Manufacture

Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Hill 159.

Accession Number

87.81

Medium or Technique

Metal; cast bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals