The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Cosimo de' Medici
  • Possibly Niccolò di Forzore Spinelli (Niccolò Fiorentino) (1430 - 1514) , Cast by
  • Possibly Donatello (Donato di Niccolò di Betto Bardi) (1386 - 1466), for the model of the portrait
  • Cosimo de' Medici
  • Florence, Italy
  • late 15th century
  • Medal
  • Copper alloy. Cast medal.
  • Diameter: 7.5 cm
  • Inscription: 'COSMVS ٠ MEDICE/S ٠ DECRETO ٠ PVBLIC/O ٠ PP ٠'
    Inscription: 'PAX ٠ LIBERTAS ٠ QUE ٠ PUBLICA ٠ FLORENTIA'
  • S341
  • Smoking Room
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • First recorded at Hertford House in 1890, Modern Gallery, case no. 7