Pope Paul II (1417-1464-1471)

Pope Paul II (1417-1464-1471)
Pope Paul II (1417-1464-1471)

Pope Paul II, Pietro Barbo, the Wars against Turkey, cast bronze medal by Cristoforo di Geremia. (active in Rome c.1456-1476)

Tonsured bust left, PAVLVS II VENETVS PONT MAX, rev  the Pope seated, receives the Ambassadors, AVDIENTIA PVBLICA / PONT MAX, 38mm (Hill 766; Armand II, 33, 13; Lincoln 360; Pollard I / 165; V & T, Bargello I, 210). 
 

Very fine.
 
Note:  The thick flan and dark patination seem to suggest that this cast is contemporary though the surface is somewhat rough.
 

£160.00