Filarete, the Medallist of the Roman Emperors

Spencer, John R.
December 1979
Art Bulletin;Dec79, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p550
Academic Journal
Provides information on the medals of Roman Emperors made by Filarete. Description of the medals; Implications of quasi-medals; Type of epigraphy used in the medals; Themes and features of the medals.


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