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Inscription

around circumference: APVD DEVM ET BONOS VIVETIN AETERNVM.; on sarcaphogus: GEN.5. / .V.24.; in exergue: NAT.I[?].SEPT MDCCXI.DEN. / 22.OCT.MDCCLI.

Provenance

Purchased c. 1960/1985 by Lisa and Leonard Baskin, Leeds, Massachusetts; gift 2000 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. 939, repro.