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Title: Uniface medal issued in Prague, unknown date, probably circa 1875
Artists: Christlbauer, Joseph Christian
Keywords: Unknown;Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564;Medals
Issue Date: 1875
Abstract: General Description: Uniface medal with bust of Michelangelo facing right.
Obverse Description: The obverse features a right side profile portrait of Michelangelo with the inscription "MICHAEL ANGELUS BONARROTIUS" (Michelangelo Buonarroti) in the surround, including the inscription of "PRÄGE J. CHRISTLBAUER" on the bottom.
Reverse Description: The reverse is blank.
Historical Context:
Artist Biography: Josef Christian Christlbauer (1827 – 1897) was from Vienna and worked also in Prague. He was prolific and many medals are listed in Forrer.
Description: This medal was scanned and uploaded to DLynx by Bonnie Whitehouse '18 and Rachel Rotter '18 in the Visual Resources Center during the 2016-2017 school year.
Appears in Collections:A Catalogue of Medals Commemorating Michelangelo

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