Lot Archive


№ 437


31 May 1995

Hammer Price:

1396. Italy. John Galeatius, a large modern uniface oval portrait plaque, in porcelain (?), bust left, arms below and date behind, JOHANNES GALEATIVS VISCONTEVS PAVIENSIS CARTHVSIÆ CONDITOR, 130 x 93mm, fine, interesting; together with St. Paul, c.1500, a large and curious uniface portrait medal in papier maché, bust right, legend around, 87mm (Armand II, 7.4; Hill, Corpus, 902) [2], last very fine, but broken in two (£40-60)

First item only illustrated