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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1972.287
People
Giovanni Martino Hamerani, Italian (1649 - 1705)
Title
Pope Innocent XII
Classification
Medals and Medallions
Work Type
medal
Date
1692
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/226434
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver?
Technique
Cast
Dimensions
4.5 cm diam. x 0.2 cm depth (1 3/4 x 1/16 in.)
32.07 g
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: l.l.: HAMERANVS
  • inscription: 1692, obverse, around edge, cast: INNOCEN · XII · PONT · M · A · II [annee II = 1692]
  • inscription: reverse, cast: DEVS · PACIS · CONTERET · SATANAM
Provenance
Frederick M. Watkins, Bequest to the Fogg Art Museum, 1972.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Frederick M. Watkins
Accession Year
1972
Object Number
1972.287
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Innocent XII in right profile; reverse: St. Michael? overcoming a demon. Silver colored metal very shiny, hardly worn.
Publication History

The Frederick M. Watkins Collection, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1973), no. 25, p. 175, repr.

Exhibition History

The Frederick M. Watkins Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 01/31/1973 - 03/14/1973

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