Artist Italian
  • Coat of Arms of the Medici Family
Date late 16th century
Medium stone
Dimensions Overall: 20 × 12 1/2 inches (50.8 × 31.8 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 26.211
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Kresge Court W150, Level 1 (see map)
(Francesco Ciardiello, Florence, Italy);
1926-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Hamburgh, H. "Some Heraldic Shields in Kresge Court." Bulletin of the DIA 59, no. 1 (1981): pp. 39-44, p. 41 (ill.).

Darr, A.P., P. Barnet, A. Boström, C. Avery, et al. Catalogue of Italian Sculpture in the Detroit Institute of Arts. London, 2002, 2 vols., II, cat. 250.