Hans Krafft, the Elder

(1481 - about 1542)
Hans Krafft, the Elder & Albrecht Dürer Dedication Medal of the City of Nuremberg for Emperor Charles V (1500 - 1558) (Reverse: The Imperial Double-Headed Eagle of the Holy Roman Empire... 1521


Hans Krafft was a skilled craftsman who trained as a goldsmith in Nuremberg. He worked for Frederick the Wise of Saxony and later for the municipal mint of Nuremberg.