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Past Exhibition

All Objects

  • Bronze ancient Roman coin depicting Emperor Galba, crowned with laurel leaves in profile to the right, with a pearled border and an inset small silver eagle to the left of the head of the emperor.
  • Bronze portrait medal of Emperor Constantine the Great on horseback
  • Bronze portrait medal of Emperor Heraclius I wearing an elaborate crown
  • Plaster replica of a round seal depicting a knight on horseback in profile to the right, with a shield on his left arm and a raised sword in his right hand, on a background of heraldic elements.
  • Lead portrait medal of Emperor John VIII Palaeologus wearing a large pointed hat in profile to the right
  • Lead portrait medal of Filippo Maria Visconti wearing a large hat, with a double-chin, in profile to the right
  • Bronze portrait medal of Leonello d'Este in profile to the left
  • Bronze portrait medal of Sigismondo Malatesta in armor, in profile to the left
  • portrait medal of young woman in profile, with words along circumference
  • study sketch of men hanging
  • Bronze portrait medal of Sigismondo Malatesta in profile to the left
  • Bronze portrait medal of Isotta degli Atti wearing an elaborate headdress in profile to the right
  • portrait medal of woman in profile wearing drape about pulled air, with words along circumference
  • Bronze portrait medal of Paolo Alberti wearing a hooded robe in profile to the left
  • Bronze portrait medal of Bartolomeo Pendaglia wearing a high-collared robe and a flat cap, in profile to the left
  • Bronze portrait medal of Antonia del Balzo wearing an elaborate hairnet and a necklace, in profile to the right; pearled border
  • Bronze sculpture depicting Hercules, with partial gilding and silvering
  • Bronze portrait medal of Altobello Averoldo wearing a hat, in profile to the right
  • Silver coin with a portrait of Giovanni Galeazzo Maria in profile to the right
  • Bronze medal of Giuliano della Rovere, Pope Julius II wearing papal robes in profile to the right
  • Bronze medal of Giuliano della Rovere, Pope Julius II wearing a round hat and a hooded robe buttoned up the front, in profile to the right
  • Bronze portrait medal of Alfonso of Aragon, in armor and a cape tied with a large bow, in profile to the right
  • Bronze portrait medal of Maximilian I of Burgundy with long, curling hair, in profile to the right
  • Bronze portrait medal of Filippo de' Medici in profile to the left, surrounded by a ring of flowers and ribbons, above a coat of arms
  • portrait medal depicting male bust in profile, with group of men working below
  • Bronze portrait medal of King Charles VIII of France in profile to the left, wearing a large medal on a thick chain around his neck
  • Bronze portrait medal of Girolamo Savonarola wearing a hooded cape and holding a large crucifix in both hands
  • Bronze portrait medal of Girolama Sacrata wearing an elaborate dress with a high collar and puffed sleeves, pearl-drop earrings and bands of pearls in her hair, in profile to the right; pearled border
  • Lead portrait medal of Sperone Speroni in a flat cap and high-collared cape, bearded, in profile to the right; pearled border
  • Bronze portrait medal of Andrea Doria wearing armor, with drapery pinned at the shoulders and a long chain, bearded, with a trident behind him, in profile to the right; pearled border
  • portrait medal of admiral donning a beard, with letters along circumference
  • Bronze portrait medal of Giannello delle Torre, bearded, in profile to the right; pearled border
  • Wax model on a black background for a portrait medal of Ferrante Loffredo wearing armor with drapery, with curly hair and beard, in profile to the left, in a wooden frame
  • Bronze portrait medal of Ferrante Loffredo wearing armor with drapery, with curly hair and beard, in profile to the left; pearled border
  • Lead medal of a bust of a nude woman surrounded by drapery, wearing a necklace and earrings and ribbons in her curly hair, in profile to the right with a face in profile looking in from the right
  • Lead portrait medal of Maria of Spain wearing a ruff and a wide-collared fur-lined robe, in profile to the left
  • Oval bronze portrait medal of Girolamo Conestagio de' Franchi wearing armor and a ruff, with a short beard and mustache, in profile to the right
  • Gilt bronze portrait medal of Francesco Riccardi wearing a long full-bottomed 17th-century style wig and a cravat, in profile to the right
  • Silver gilt portrait medal of Giacomo Gradenigo wearing a tie wig, with drapery around his shoulders in profile to the left
  • Bronze medal of a man wearing a cloak with a wide collar, and a laurel wreath on his head
  • Bronze portrait medal of Martin Tucher wearing a hat in profile to the right
  • Bronze medal of a king wearing a disc-shaped hat, a cloak with a fur collar, and the order of the Golden Fleece around his neck
  • Stone model for a portrait medal of Friedrich Behaim wearing a hat over a bald head, bearded, in profile to the left
  • Wood medal in a wood frame of a woman with crossed arms wearing a widow dress
  • Bronze medal of a man in profile to the right wearing a pleated shirt with ornamented collar
  • Copper medal of a man in profile wearing a high-necked shirt and doublet
  • Copper medal of a man in profile wearing a high-necked shirt and doublet
  • Wooden model for a portrait medal of Matthaeus Schwarz wearing a hat in profile to the right
  • Silver portrait medal of Johan Friedrich of Saxony wearing a fur robe, holding a sword in his right hand and a shield in his left hand, with a chain around his neck, looking to the right
  • Gilt-silver medal depicting Adam and Eve under the Tree of Knowledge and surrounded by animals
  • Silver medal of God the Father enthroned, crowned and wearing an embroidered cope
  • Silver medal of a man wearing a broad hat, pleated shirt, wide-collared cloak, and the badge of the Order of the Golden Fleece
  • Silver medal of a woman wearing a widow’s bonnet and cap
  • Silver portrait medal of Ottheinrich, Count of the Rhenish Palatinate, a large, heavy-set, man with a full beard, looking to the left and wearing a flat hat
  • Silver medal of a man holding an hourglass surmounted by skull and a woman holding a book with her left hand
  • Silver medal of a man in profile to the left wearing a complex headdress
  • Silver medal of a balding man with mustache and beard, facing three quarters to the right and wearing ruff and cross
  • Silver medal of a man with long hair pulled back in braid, wearing a wide hat with badge
  • Silver medal in a partially gilt case with chain depicting the coat of arms of the family Rieter von Kornburg
  • Silver medal of a man and woman joining hands and receiving laurel wreaths from angels above
  • Silver medal of a man sitting upon a throne wearing classical armor and holding a sword in his right hand
  • Silver medal depicting a man on a rearing steed in front of troops and a walled cityscape
  • Silver medal of a man wearing armor and holding a baton
  • Silver medal of a man wearing a wide hat with a plume and holding glasses in his right hand and covering his face with his left hand
  • Silver medal depicting a female figure standing with a sail on a wheel in the sea
  • Silver medal of a man in profile to the right wearing a wig
  • Bronze medal of a woman in profile to the right with hair styled high and draped
  • Silver portrait medal of Marie Antoinette wearing a curled wig, with a lovelock over her right shoulder, in a low-cut dress trimmed with ermine
  • Bronze medal of a woman in profile to the left
  • Silver portrait medal of George  van Egmond, Bishop of Utrecht holding his gloves and wearing a ring, a Canterbury cap, a small ruff under a buttoned jerkin, and a cloak with hanging sleeves, trimmed with ermine
  • Silver portrait medal of Elizabeth, Marchioness of Northampton wearing a French hood, a brocade gown with puffed sleeves and ruffed collar, and a necklace
  • Bronze portrait medal of Lucas Munich wearing a cope richly decorated with orphreys
  • bust of bearded man in armor
  • Silver medal depicting a woman with hair elaborately pinned up beneath a diadem, wearing pearl teardrop earrings, a necklace ending in a pearl pendant that hangs between her bare breasts, a cape, and a gown, pinned with a sunburst brooch
  • Silver gilt medal of Hercules and Minerva standing on either side of a pile of weapons and armor; between them, two branches, oak and olive, are tied together. In her right hand, Minerva holds seven arrows representing the seven provinces of the Netherlands. Above, heavenly rays emanate from the name of Jehovah in Hebrew. Two cherubs support a banderole. In the center of the field, two other cherubs hold a smaller banderole
  • Silver portrait medal of Admiral Maarten Harpertszoon Tromp wearing a plain collar, metal gorget, buttoned doublet, and badge of the Order of St. Michael on a ribbon, flanked by two palm branches, banners, clouds, and cannons. Above, two putti hold a crown over his head formed by the prows of ships
  • Silver medal depicting two flying genii, one clothed and one nude, sounding horns, each holding a ribbon ending in a tassel and a banner; below, a corpse wrapped in a shroud and resting, head supported by a bolster, on a tomb; beneath, a cartouche flanked by two contorted skeletons
  • Silver medal depicting, in the foreground, a rooster with hen and chicks beside a scythe and agricultural tools (including a spade and plow), behind which appears Cupid with arrows, which represent the seven provinces of the Netherlands and a lion of Holland looking at a couple (seated on a cart) who, hands clasped, face one another while stepping on a skull; in the middle ground, a man works the field before a chapel, outside which a mother and two children, as well as a figure with a cross and Bible, sit;
  • Silver medal depicting two flying genii, nude, pointing toward the clouds from which rays of sunlight stream. They support a banner; below, a woman crowned with laurels and wrapped in a shroud, her eyes closed and head supported by a roll of cloth, reclines upon a sarcophagus, fronted by a cartouche flanked by genii
  • Silver portrait medal of Charles II, King of England with long hair and thin mustache, wearing armor, a large neck cloth with bow, and the Order of the Garter
  • Silver medal depicting a seated couple bathed in sunlight, wearing fanciful classical dress and joined together by a chain from which hangs a heart, trample three serpents underfoot; in the background, a grapevine trained on two posts, and a flowering plant
  • Silver portrait medal of King Charles X Gustavus Vasa of Sweden standing in the foreground with a city in the background
  • Silver portrait medal of Gertrude van Hooftman wearing a brocade gown with large flat collar, a double strand of pearls, pearl-drop earrings, and a tight cap
  • Silver medal depicting Mercury, god of Commerce, flying above the new Town Hall holding the caduceus and a hat signifying Liberty. The Nieuwe Kerk to the right, Amphion seated in the foreground, and the arms of Amsterdam. In the middle ground, a crowd of onlookers.
  • Silver medal depicting, in the foreground, lion standing upon implements of war, two cannons, a helmet, a shield, and an arquebus. In the background, warships are scattered over the sea
  • Silver jugate portrait medal of the brothers Johann and Cornelius de Witt
  • Silver portrait medal of King William III  and Queen Mary seated and crowned, each wearing their coronation robes and holding a scepter and orb
  • Silver portrait medal of Cornelia Bierens wearing ermine-lined coat and flowered cap
  • Silver medal inscribed DER DOOD VON LUDWIG XVI KONIG VON FRANKREICH [The death of Louis XVI, King of France]
  • Silver portrait medal of Charles VII crowned and wearing, over armor, a surcoat with three fleurs-de-lis, visor closed and brandishing a sword, riding a horse in a fleur-de-lis-adorned caparison; pearled borders
  • Bronze portrait medal of King Louis XII of France wearing his crown over a cap and the collar of the Order of St. Michael
  • Bronze portrait medal of Louise of Savoy wearing a chaperon
  • Bronze portrait medal of King Henry II of France
  • Bronze portrait medal of Catherine de Bourbon, her hair loosely tied up in classical style, wearing a plain, spiked crown, and a simple dress under drapery pinned at the shoulder
  • Bronze portrait medal of Cosimo II de’ Medici hair worn short and swept back from the forehead, wearing a millstone ruff, the badge of the Order of the Holy Spirit suspended from a ribbon, and ceremonial armor, a commander’s sash, with a tall gorget and ornate decoration; framed by a pearled border
  • Bronze portrait medal of Christine of Lorraine, Grand Duchess of Tuscany wearing a widow’s veil modeled in high relief
  • Bronze portrait medal of Pierre Jeannin wearing a magisterial robe over a high-collared shirt
  • Bronze portrait medal of Antoine Coëffier, called Ruzé, Marquis d’Éffiat wearing a lace collar, armor, and the ribbon and cross of the Order of the Holy Spirit
  • Gilt Copper alloy protraying Antoine Coysevox facing right
  • bust of young boy with long tendrils, wearing buttoned coat and long collared shirt blouse
  • Lead medal depicting a crowd of armed citizens and members of the National Guard, surrounded by canons and barrels of ammunition, firing at the Bastille, from whose ramparts armed figures return fire
  • Lead medal depicting Napoleon on horseback, wearing military uniform and a commander’s cape, riding through a rocky outcrop, his right hand raised and brandishing bolts of lightning
  • Silver medal of a man in profile to the right with short hair and a laureate
  • Gilt bronze portrait medal of Joséphine Bonaparte, hair braided around head and held in place with a fillet, wearing a tiara of oak leaves and acorns, a comb or tiara edged with pearls, a pendant earring, a pearl necklace, and a delicate, high-standing lace collar
  • Plaster medal of a man in profile to the right
  • Wax portrait of a man in profile to the right
  • Bronze medal of man in profile to the right, wearing a shirt with a wide collar
  • Bronze portrait medal of Alphonse Louis David, bearded, wearing a heavy overcoat
  • Bronze portrait medal of Jean Leon Gerome in profile to the right
  • Bronze medal depicting an allegory of painting represented as a nude woman, laureate and seated on a bench in front of an easel, with a paintbrush in her right hand and a palette in her left and city in the background
  • Gilded medal of a woman in profile to the left with her hair pinned under a hat decorated with feathers, wearing a ribbon around her neck
  • Silver medal of a man in a flat collar and richly decorated armor, wearing a soft cap with a bejeweled brim, adorned with feathers
  • Silver portrait medal of Queen Anne crowned, with jewels in her hair, wearing a stiff lace collar, pearl earrings, a pearl necklace with pendant, and a gown with a low neckline (trimmed with lace and exposing her décolletage)
  • Silver portrait medal of Nicholas Wadham framed by a narrow wreath and four skulls (above, below, and flanking), wearing a falling ruff (trimmed) and plain doublet with set-in sleeves
  • Silver portrait medal of Sir William Parkhurst framed by an ornate border of scrolls, bouquets of flowers, and vegetal motifs, with lions’ heads above and wearing a falling collar, plain buttoned doublet, and loose cloak, and holds in his hand, resting on his belly, a portrait medal (presumably of Charles I)
  • Silver portrait medal of Dorcas Brabazon, Lady Lane with ringlets of hair falling from her braided chignon onto her shoulder, wearing a pearl tear-drop earring, pearl necklace, and a lace-trimmed or embroidered gown, with shoulders and décolletage exposed
  • Bronze portrait medal of George Gordon, Lord Byron hair worn short and curled, within a thin, beadwork-like border
  • Gold portrait medal of Queen Victoria at age 78, with hair and crown half-concealed under a veil, wearing a pearl tear-drop earring, a pearl or diamond necklace with pendant, and a blouse of light material under a gown, with what appears to be the Star of the Order of the Garter pinned above her heart
  • Bronze portrait medal of Ella Mielziner seated on a bench, with hair worn pinned beneath a pillbox hat (decorated with three flowers) draped with a long veil, wearing a long dress with a lace or embroidery neck and elbow-length, leg-of-mutton sleeves (bound tight around the upper arm), holding a parasol in her lap and a pair of gloves in her hand
  • Silver medal of a man wearing a shirt with high collar and flat cap and a thick chain around his neck
  • Silver medal of a woman wearing a dress with high Renaissance collar, necklace, ear-ring
  • Silver medal of a man wearing a harness with a draped mantle
  • Silver medal of a man crowned with laurel, wearing a harness with inlaid plastron and decorated with a leonine muzzle, with a draped imperial mantle
  • Bronze medal of a man wearing a long beard and an open wide shirt
  • Partially gilt bronze medal of a man in profile to the right
  • Silver medal depicting the figure of Liberty with her long hair blowing in the wind and the Phrygian cap of freedom on a pole behind her
  • Terracotta sculpture of Zephyrus and Flora.  The two figures are sharing a kiss, Zephyrus is in the middle of crowning Flora with his left hand.
  • Silver medal of a woman in profile to the right, wearing a gown tied in the front with a sash
  • Bronze medal of a man reclining in bed against pillows and with a blanket on his lap, sheets of paper in his left hand and a cigarette in his right