The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Pope Adrian VI
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Pope Adrian VI
  • Netherlands
  • 1522 - 1523
  • Medal
  • Bronze, chased
  • Diameter: 8.4 cm
  • Inscription: 'M ٠ ADRIAEN ٠ VAN ٠ GOD ٠ GHEKOREN ٠ PAVS ٠ VA ٠ ROMEN ٠ TVTRECHT ٠ GIEBOREN ٠' (Adrian, chosen by God to be Pope of Rome, born in Utrecht)
  • S402
  • Smoking Room
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • First recorded at Hertford House in 1890