Italy, Venice, Marc’Antonio Giustinian (1684-1688), silver Osella, 1684

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Italy, Venice, Marc’Antonio Giustinian (1684-1688), silver Osella, 1684, S M V M ANT IVSTINIANVS S, St. Mark seated on the throne to the left, holds out the banner surmounted by…
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£5,500.00

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Description

Italy, Venice, Marc’Antonio Giustinian (1684-1688), silver Osella, 1684, S M V M ANT IVSTINIANVS S, St. Mark seated on the throne to the left, holds out the banner surmounted by a cross to the Doge, in ex. ANNO I. Rev. DEO DVCTA DVCE, a view of St. Mark’s Square in Venice; above, an angel, flying to left, holds the Doge’s horn and points to the sun rays in the sky; in the foreground, three galleons at anchor, 9.68g (Mont. 2092; Paol. 167).

Extremely Fine.

Extremely rare piece, commemorating a military campaign against the Ottomans.

Specification

Period 1684 - 1688
Date 1684
Coin Group

World

Denomination

Osella

Coin Ruler

Venice

Country

Italy

Coin House

Italian States

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Venice

Weight 9.68 g

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