Pisanello (Italian, Ferrara, c. 1395-1455)
Lead, Diameter: 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.). John L. Severance Fund 1974.109
The art of the medal was introduced into Italy by Pisanello, His work as a medalist began with the portrait medal of this emperor, who, in 1438, visited the Council of Ferrara.
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