TRANSYLVANIA, Eastern Hungarian Kingdom. János II Zsigmond Szapolyai, with Izabella.
|Triton XX, Lot: 1382. Estimate $1500.
Sold for $1600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Regency, 1540/1556-1559. AV Dukát (21.5mm, 3.49 g, 6h). Nagybánya (Frauenbach / Baia Mare) mint; mm: crossed hammers. Dated 1557
. IOHAN + SIGISM + + R + VNG + S x F · V +, Madonna seated facing on crescent, holding infant Christ / YSABE + D + G + REG + VNGA + 1+5+5+7+, crowned coat-of-arms. Resch 32; MBR 120; Friedberg 264. Good VF, lightly toned.
From the Princeps Collection. Ex Künker 122 (14 March 2007), lot 2333.