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Münzkabinett Medaillen Renaissance [18210904]

Ferrara, Costanzo da: Mehmed II. Fatih (Münzkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Münzkabinett, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin - Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz / Lutz-Jürgen Lübke (Lübke und Wiedemann) (CC BY-NC-SA)


Vorderseite: "SVLTANI MOHAMMETH OCTHOMANI VGVLI BIZANTII INPERATORIS 1481" - Drapierte Büste des Sultan Mehmed II. Fatih mit Turban nach links.
Rückseite: "MOHAMETH ASIE ET GRETIE INPERATORIS YMAGO EQVESTRIS IN EXERCITVS" - Der Sultan zu Pferde vor Bäumen nach links. Unten am Boden die Signatur OPVS / CONSTANTII.

Gussmedaille, oben gelocht. - Mehmed II. Fatih eroberte am 29. Mai 1453 mit seinem Heer die byzantinische Hauptstadt Konstantinopel (heute Istanbul).
Vorbesitzer: Friedlaender, Benoni


Bronze, gegossen


121 mm, 608.00 g

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