||Venice. Giovanna II Corner gold Striking of a Silver 20 Soldi (Liretta) ND (1709-22)-AB, Unlisted in Paolucci in gold, listed in silver as Paolucci-28, mintmaster Alvise Bon, CNI-86, AU55 NGC. Obv. A kneeling Doge looks upward toward the Virgin Mary and Child in the clouds. Rev. Justice, facing, with sword and scales. Extremely rare. Some remaining luster, with slightly wavy flan. We can find no previous record of this type in gold.
Realized $4,112.50. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.