ITALY, Savoia. Maria Giovanna Battista.
|CNG 87, Lot: 1810. Estimate $1500.
Sold for $2300. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
As Regent for Vittorio Amedeo II, 1675-1680. AR Scudo (41mm, 26.94 g, 6h). Torino (Turin) mint. Dated 1680. Laureate jugate busts of Maria, wearing elaborate headdress, and Vittorio Amedeo, armored, right / Crowned coat-of-arms with leonine supporters. CNI I 37; Cudazzo 837b; Davenport 4171. Near VF, once cleaned, now retoning, a few scratches. Very rare.