around top circumference: TEMPLI PETRI INSTAVRACIO; around bottom circumference: VATICANVS M[ons]
Gustave Dreyfus [1837-1914], Paris; his heirs; purchased with the entire Dreyfus collection 9 July 1930 by (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London, New York, and Paris); sold 31 January 1944 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1957 to NGA.
- Exhibition of Architecture in Early Renaissance Pictures, Allen Memorial Art Gallery, Oberlin, Ohio, 1955, no. 2, repro. [catalogue in the museum's Bulletin, Winter 1955: 68-81].
- The Genius of the Sculptor in Michelangelo's Work, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1992, no. 155, repro.
- Pollard, John Graham. Renaissance Medals. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. 2 vols. Washington, 2007: 1:no. 219, repro.