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Triton XXIII – Session Four – World Coinage Part II, British Coinage and Medals, and Large Lots

Lot nuber 1152

ITALY, Papale (Stato pontificio). Sixtus IV. 1471-1484. AV Fiorino di camera (21mm, 3.36 g, 12h). Rome mint. Undated, but struck 1475.


Triton XXIII – Session Four – World Coinage Part II, British Coinage and Medals, and Large Lots
Lot: 1152.
 Estimated: $ 1 500

World, Gold

Sold For $ 1 400. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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ITALY, Papale (Stato pontificio). Sixtus IV. 1471-1484. AV Fiorino di camera (21mm, 3.36 g, 12h). Rome mint. Undated, but struck 1475. Papal coat-of-arms within quadrilobe / St. Peter standing left in boat, casting net. Grierson, Coins of Medieval Europe C14; CNI XV 26; MIR 452/1; Muntoni 12; Berman 448; Friedberg 23 (Vatican). Underlying luster. Near EF.

From the Richard A. Jourdan Collection of Medieval European Coins. Ex Künker 233 (17 June 2013), lot 1130.

The Fiorino di camera was the second of the two gold denominations introduced by the papacy in the fifteenth century and shows the other well known papal motif - St. Peter fishing/

The final winners of all Triton XXIII lots will be determined at the live public sale that will be held on 14-15 January 2020. Triton XXIII – Session Four – World Coinage Part II, British Coinage and Medals, and Large Lots will be held Wednesday afternoon, 15 January 2020 beginning at 2:00 PM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and in person at the public auction, 22.50% for all others.