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Inscription

around circumference: SALUTI PUBLICAE.; in exergue: REGNANDI JUS MUTUO / SACRAMENTO RENISSUM. / M. DCC. XIII. (While law rules [public welfare] is returned in a reciprocal pledge)

Provenance

Lisa and Leonard Baskin, Leeds, Massachusetts; gift 1997 to NGA.

Bibliography
2007
Pollard, John Graham. Renaissance Medals. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. 2 vols. Washington, 2007: 2:no. 886, repro.