1778, Doges of Venice, Alvise IV Mocenigo. Gold Zecchino Ducat Coin. Denomination: Zecchino (Venetian Ducat) Condition. Certified and graded by PCGS as MS-62! Doge: Alvise Giovanni Mocenigo (commonly known as Alvise Mocenigo IV) Diameter: 21mm Weight: 3.45gm Material: Gold! Obverse: Saint Mark standing right, presenting cross-topped banner to kneeling Doge. VENET / DVX (vertical along banner) ALOY. Reverse: Christ standing facing, raising right hand in benediction and holding Gospels, surrounded by elliptical halo of 16 stars (mandorla). Alvise Giovanni Mocenigo (17011778) was doge of Venice from 1763 until his death. He restricted the privileges of the clergy and, in consequence, came into bitter conflict with Pope Clement XIII. In trying to spur on the economy, he made important commercial agreements with Tripoli, Tunisia, Morocco, the Russian Empire, and with America. He died on December 31, 1778. The item “1778, Doges of Venice, Alvise IV Mocenigo. Gold Zecchino Ducat Coin. PCGS MS-62″ is in sale since Sunday, March 3, 2019. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Gold”. The seller is “coinworldtv” and is located in Europe. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Certification: PCGS
- Certification Number: 36714053
- Grade: MS62
- Composition: Gold!
- Year: 1763-1778 AD