possibly Giovanni Alvise Toscani
Diameter and weight: 34 mm, 25 gm (1 5/16 in., 0.88 oz.)
Medium or Technique
Metal; copper alloy
Not On View
Circular medal of Toscani John Aloysius. Beaded edge on both faces.
Obverse: Profile bust of Ioannes Aloisus looking to proper right, wearing laureate crown; inscribed in Latin at edge.
Reverse: Standing Athena Pallas on dolphin; inscribed in Latin across field and in exergue.
Obverse: Inscribed at edge "IOANNES ALOISIVS TVSCANVS AVDITORCAM".
Reverse: Inscribed across field "LP" and in exergue "QVIDNONPALAS".
By 1930, Malcolm Storer; 1930, given by Malcolm Storer to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 6, 1930)
Gift of Malcolm Storer