1289-1311 Venice GOLD Ducat NGC MS-63 Doge Coin of Pietro Gradenigo 3.54 grams
Even a little fresher than the other MS-62 example we have listed here, this is one more of just 14 total Pietro Gradenigo ducats graded by NGC in all grades. There are only 4 in higher grades, all at MS-65. Great detail on the face of the Doge, Saint Mark, and Jesus on the reverse. Pietro Gradenigo was the 2nd Doge to strike these ducats, with the first being Giovanni Dandolo. Giovanni Dandolo's ducats are exceedingly rare and expensive. Pietro Gradenigo's are just slightly rare and a lot less expensive. Usually hammered gold coins of this era will be filed, clipped, cleaned or polished, even holed or mounted in jewelry. This coin has survived unscathed almost without any visible wear on anywhere on the coin. This Doge's ducats are usually engraved and struck very well. 3.54 grams of highly refined gold. Mark standing right presenting banner to kneeling Doge left /. , Christ standing facing, holding gospels and raising hand in benediction, surrounded by mandorla and nine stars. Bold strike with full details. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Gold\Coins".
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- Composition: Gold
- Certification Number: 4478364-009
- Strike Type: Business
- Fineness: 0.986
- Grade: MS 63
- Precious Metal Content per Unit: 1/10 oz
- Total Precious Metal Content: more than 1/10 troy ounce fine gold
- Certification: NGC
- Modified Item: No