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Medal frederic perrenot/ship between cliffs - Frederic Perrenot

Frederic Perrenot

  • Object:

    Medal frederic perrenot/ship between cliffs

  • Place of origin:

    Flemish (made)

  • Date:

    1574 (dated)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bronze

  • Museum number:

    A.394-1910

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This medal depicts Frederic Perrenot and is made by an unknown Flemish medallist, dated 1574.

Physical description

Obverse: bust to right of Perrenot. Inscription.
Reverse: a ship seen from the stern, sailing between two cliffs. Above a winged child flying, holding a pair of scales. Inscription.

Place of Origin

Flemish (made)

Date

1574 (dated)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Bronze

Marks and inscriptions

'FREDERICVS PERRENOT . N . F - I . ZAGAR . F . 1574'
obverse

'NI CA NI LA'
reverse

Dimensions

Diameter: 6.1 cm

Object history note

From the Salting bequest.

Descriptive line

Medal, bronze, Frederic Perrenot, unknown medallist, Flemish, dated 1574

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

'Salting Bequest (A. 70 to A. 1029-1910) / Murray Bequest (A. 1030 to A. 1096-1910)'. In: List of Works of Art Acquired by the Victoria and Albert Museum (Department of Architecture and Sculpture). London: Printed under the Authority of his Majesty's Stationery Office, by Eyre and Spottiswoode, Limited, East Harding Street, EC, p. 61

Materials

Bronze

Subjects depicted

Scales; Ship; Child; Bust

Categories

Coins & Medals; Portraits; Sculpture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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