Italy, Venezia, Francesco Loredan (1752-1762), Osella of 4 Zecchini, 1755
AV (g 20,01; mm 36; h 12)
S M VENET FRANC LAVRED, the Nativity depicted within a portico; below, the Doge kneeling before St. Mark; between them, the Venetian Lion; in ex. A*D, Rv. FRANCIS / LAVREDANI / PRINCIPIS / MVNVS / AN:IV MDCCLV; above, flying angel; below, vegetal ornament. Paolucci 435; Montenegro 2779.
Extremely rare. Elegantly mounted in a beautiful ancient gold frame; good very fine.