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Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta (1417-1468), lord of Rimini and Fano: CM.YG.1956-R

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Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta (1417-1468), lord of Rimini and Fano


Artist: Antonio di Puccio ('Pisanello') (1395-1455)




History note: Shown at BM Kent, 8 Jan 1958. Compared with lead version on display in EO 7th gallery and probably genuine. The surfaces which are flat planes have been painted with brown paint. Shown K Pope Hennesy , who also liked it.

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Diameter: 87.8 mm
Weight: 255 g

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Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936-07-07) by Young, Arthur W.


Production date: circa AD 1445

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Accession number: CM.YG.1956-R
Primary reference Number: 187722
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Created: Monday 2 July 2012 Updated: Tuesday 11 January 2022 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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