Calixtus III

Item Lot Number: 5

Calixtus III, Defeat of the Turkish Fleet, 1455, bronze, obv. portrait l., wearing tiara and embroidered cope, rev. naval battle, HOC VOVI DEO UT FIDEI HOSTES PERDEREM ELEXIT ME, 40 mm, 28.5 g; Paulus III, Restoration of the Battlements, Year 16, (1549), bronze, obv. portrait r., wearing embroidered cope, rev. panorama of Rome, ALMA ROMA, 40 mm, 24.6 g; and Paulus III, Year 16, bronze, by (?) I. Fede, Parma, rev. horses in a landscape, IN VIRTUTE TUA SERVATI SUMUS, 35 mm, 18.1 g (3)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £220