Copy of a medal of Girolamo Stefanelli. The original medal, by an unknown artist, was made in the 16th Century. This Electrotype copy made circa 1881. British Museum electrotype made by Robert Ready. The original medal was exhibited in the King's Library of the British Museum in 1881 and is No. 299 in the catalogue of that exhibition. It is thought that this electrotype was produced in association with that exhibition and publication and acquired by the National Gallery of Victoria where it was displayed in the late 1880s. The original medal is cast lead the electrotype copper plated and toned.

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Bust of Girolamo facing left in loose gown and square berretta; around, HIERONYMVS . STEPHANELLVS . PATAVINVS

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