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Leoni, self portrait: CM.28-1987

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Leoni, self portrait


Artist: Leone Leoni (c.1509-1590)
Mint: Milan




History note: From the Glendining auction "Renaissance Medals….", London 10th June 1987 lot 321.

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 44.5 mm
Weight: 53.60 g

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1987-06-20) by Messrs, Harari and Johns


Production date: AD 1541

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Accession number: CM.28-1987
Primary reference Number: 187731
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Created: Friday 12 October 2012 Updated: Friday 12 October 2012 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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