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Inscription

around circumference: FLAVIVS GIOIA PYXIDIS NAVTICAE AVCTOR MIRABILIS (Flavius Gioia of Pyxis, marvelous nautical author [?]); below truncation: V.CATENACCI SCVLP. / L.TAGLIONI CON.NEAP.

Provenance

Lisa and Leonard Baskin, Leeds, Massachusetts; gift 1997 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. 868, repro.