Italy - Granduchy of Tuscany - Piastra 1677 - Cosimo III de’ Medici

Description
Italy - Granduchy of Tuscany - Piastra 1677 - Cosimo III de’ Medici
Very fine

Grand Duke of Tuscany, Cosimo III de' Medici, Piastra - Baptism of Jesus. 1st series 1677. Obverse: COSMVS•III•D•G•MAG•DVX•ETRVRIAE•VI; Cuirassed bust right, with long hair and bare head, 1677 under bust. Reverse: FILIVS MEVS DILECTVS S. John (right) baptising Jesus Christ in the waters of the river Jordan; above, the Holy Ghost; background: flora with a mountain in the distance. Radiate head of Jesus, nimbate head of St. John. CNI 36/40; GAL. VII, 5/9 DI G. 116; PUCCI 24 MIR 326/4
Dark patina.

Lot details
Country
Italy - Granduchy of Tuscany
Currency
Piastra 1677 -
Year/Period and Variation
Cosimo III de’ Medici
Type
Coin
Condition
Very fine
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