||Venice. Alvise III Mocenigo gold Osella of 5 Zecchini 1728, Paolucci-386, 17.4g, MS61 NGC. Obv. The Doge kneeling before St. Mark. Rev. Abundance standing holding a cornucopia and an olive branch. This lovely, fully round example, has bold definition and flashy original luster. Extremely rare in this exceptional condition. This denomination, and weight, is unlisted for the date. Ex: ?Colonel? E.H.R. Green; Green Estate? Partnership of Eric P Newman / B.G. Johnson.
Realized $17,625.00. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.