Artist Italian
  • Coat of Arms of Pope Leo X, of the Deputy Apostolic Legate in Bologna, Archbishop Altobello Averoldi of Brisighella, and of the town of Bologna
Date 1515
Medium stone
Dimensions Overall (diameter): 27 1/2 inches (69.8 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 26.143
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Kresge Court W150, Level 1 (see map)
(Pazzagli and Nesi, 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. 245.