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Inscription

around circumference: .FELICISSIMO.ADVENTVI.FLORENTIAE.; in exergue: .A.CI[].I[]CC.VIII. / .IDIBVS.MARTIIS.

Provenance

Purchased c. 1960/1985 by Lisa and Leonard Baskin, Leeds, Massachusetts; gift 2002 to NGA.

Bibliography
1987
Vannel, Fiorenza, and Giuseppe Toderi. La Medaglia Barocca in Toscana. Florence, 1987: no. 96.
2007
Pollard, John Graham. Renaissance Medals. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. 2 vols. Washington, 2007: 2:no. 859, repro.