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around circumference: VIGLIVS PRAEP[ositus] S[ancti] BAV[onis] PRAES[es] SECR[eti] CON[cilii] R[egiae] MA[iestatis]ET CANC[ellarius] ORD[inis] AV[rei] VEL[leris]; lower left on truncation: AET[atis] XLII


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;[1] gift 1957 to NGA.

Hill, George Francis, and Graham Pollard. Renaissance Medals from the Samuel H. Kress Collection at the National Gallery of Art. London, 1967: no. 633.
Pollard, John Graham. Renaissance Medals. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. 2 vols. Washington, 2007: 2:no. 772, repro.