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Medals

Reference:5665 Virgil and the Capture of Gaul, c. 1500

Draped bust of Virgil to right. /

Figure of Victory standing upon arms, to the side of which is the captive figure of Gallia.

By Valero Belli.

Silver, cast. 22 mm.

Condition: Very Fine

Notes:

A particularly pleasing specimen of a Valerio Belli medal, and rarely seen in silver. Almost all of those recorded by Attwood are in bronze or lead.

References:

Attwood 334/333.