The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Giovanni Battista Castaldo (1493 - c.1562)
  • School of Lombardy
  • Giovanni Battista Castaldo (1493 - c.1562)
  • Italy, Lombardy
  • 1550 - 1555
  • Medal
  • Bronze
  • Diameter: 5.1 cm
  • Inscription: 'IOAN ٠ BAPT ٠ CASTALDVS ٠ DVX ٠ BELLI ٠ MAX' 'Giovanni Battista Castaldo, very great general of war'
    Inscription: 'SVBACTAE ٠ DACIAE ٠ RESTITVTORI ٠ OPTIMO' 'To the noble restorer of conquered Dacia'
  • S352
  • Smoking Room
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  • First recorded at Hertford House in 1890