A magnificent grossone of Ercole I d'Este
Lot 1736
ITALY. Ferrara. Ercole I d'Este, 1471-1505. Grossone (Silver, 25 mm, 3.79 g, 4 h). ✠HERCVLES DVX FERRARIE (HE in ligature) Cuirassed bust of Ercole d'Este to left. Rev. ✠✱DEVS FORTITVDO MEA✱ (ME in ligature) St. George riding right, slaying the dragon. Biaggi 771. MIR 257. A magnificent piece, beautifully toned and of fine style. Extremely fine.

From the collection of Dr. Max Blaschegg (1930-2021, with collector’s ticket), ex Schweizerische Kreditanstalt Bern 3, 19-20 April 1985, 1066.
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500 CHF
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1500 CHF
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Closing time: 21-Aug-22, 15:56:00 CEST
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.


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