Summary

Copy of a medal of Girolamo di Ludovico Ridolfi da San Gimignano (1465-1526), an Apostolic Secretary, a Consistorial Advocate and a Knight of the Golden Spur. The original medal from the school of Niccolò Fiorentino, was cast before in about 1490. This two piece electrotype copy was made circa 1881 by Robert Ready.

Obverse Description

Bust of Girolamo Ridolfi facing left, with long hair, wearing small round cap and robe; around, . HIE . DE . SANCTO . . GEMINIANO . S . APS .

Reverse Description

Pegasus about to leap from the ground to right; around above, . GEMINIO . DICTATVM .

Edge Description

Plain

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