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Inscription

around top circumference: UTRIQUE.VITAM.IMPENDIT VIVIER F.; on the book: BIBLIA / SACRA; in exergue: EXSEQUIUM.SOLEMNTA.INSTAURATA / IN.ECCLES.CATHEDR.AURELIAN / NOV.XVII.AN.M.DCCC.XXIII

Provenance

Purchased c. 1960/1985 by Lisa and Leonard Baskin, Leeds, Massachusetts; gift 2002 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. 895, repro.